Slow batch processing
Paul Kelly :: Blacknight Solutions
paul at blacknight.ie
Thu Apr 26 16:28:21 IST 2007
Rob Morin wrote:
> Hello all, it seems MS takes about 488 seconds to process a batch of 30
> messages, do not know why its taking long now... i removed one of the
> RBLs to speed it up
> i have a backup of emails now... any idea.....???
Are you using sendmail? Have you got milter-ahead? Are you using
Are all the mails or a large percentage of them heading for 1 domain
name or 1 e-mail address?
Is your name server that is set in /etc/resolv.conf slow to do dns
lookups? What rules have you got in SA?
You can run:
iptables -A INPUT -s 0.0.0.0/0 -p tcp -m tcp --dport 25 -j REJECT
to stop inbound mail for a time while mailscanner gets on with its job.
iptables -D INPUT -s 0.0.0.0/0 -p tcp -m tcp --dport 25 -j REJECT
will remove the rule.
How much mail is there in the back log? Most I've ever had to deal with
was around 240k messages ....
> I am running the latest MS
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