A quick and easy performance improvement

Chris Hammond chris at tac.esi.net
Tue Aug 1 14:49:51 IST 2006

Thanks Daniel, it does sound quite simple.  I will look at trying this.

>>> "Daniel Maher" <daniel.maher at ubisoft.com> 08/01/06 9:43 AM >>> 
Sure, it's actually quite simple.

I just created a ramdisk in the standard way, and mounted it as

I then created a simple cronjob that runs every couple of hours, which
runs sa- learn -- sync, and then copies the
/var/spool/MailScanner/incoming/bayes/* to a directory on a physical

I should point out that the contents of /bayes/ is around 500MB to
600MB on each of the servers in my mail pool, so the more RAM the
better. :)

 °v°  Daniel Maher
/(_)\ Administrateur Système Unix
 ^ ^  Unix System Administrator
Sentio aliquos togatos contra me conspirare.
> ----- Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner- bounces at lists.mailscanner.info
> bounces at lists.mailscanner.info] On Behalf Of Chris Hammond
> Sent: August 1, 2006 9:14 AM
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: Re: A quick and easy performance improvement
> Daniel, would you share how you setup yours?
> Thanks
> Chris

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