Too much uptime !

Rabellino Sergio rabellino at DI.UNITO.IT
Mon Oct 10 17:17:11 IST 2005

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Dear list,
 i'm getting an high uptime on my mailscanner box, and this is a new 
behaviour for me.

The load average persist over 3.00 and my mail traffic is not so high.
My actual config is

MailScanner Rel4.45.4 - McAfee VirusScan - ClamAV cmd line - SA 3.0.4
Max Children = 5
Queue Scan Interval = 40

I've changed The Scan Interval from 5 seconds to 40 and the max children 
from 10 to 5, but without any significant change in the load.
My Solaris 9 box is an V440 with 4GB of ram and 4 ultrasparc CPU.

Where I need to investigate ? From a simple check, seems that 2 
MailScanner processes are statically  in O-state and three are in either 
R/S state: it's normal ?

Dott. Mag. Sergio Rabellino 

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 Department of Computer Science
 University of Torino (Italy)
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