Bitdefender Wrapper / tmpfs

Julian Field MailScanner at
Thu May 4 09:55:51 IST 2006

On 4 May 2006, at 03:14, Alex Neuman van der Hans wrote:

> chardlist wrote:
>> I saw in the clam-av wrapper where this could be easily modified.
>> Elaborating on that... does anyone have recommendations on using  
>> tmpfs to
>> improve performance?  I've already configured the mailscanner  
>> incoming
>> directory and the clamav temporary directory to use tmpfs and the
>> performance boost is outstanding.
> Can you document how you did this? Perhaps other bits and pieces  
> (like razor-pyzor-dcc-etc.) could be optimized this way. The only  
> problem lies in that a power outage or an unexpected reboot could  
> potentially mean a lot of lost messages.

It will *not* result in any lost messages at all. I ain't that  
stoopid :-)

Julian Field
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