Performance between SpamAssassin 3.2.1 and 3.2.2 and 3.2.3

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Tue Aug 14 14:45:43 IST 2007


Which what of installing SA are you using?

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-
> bounces at] On Behalf Of Rose, Bobby
> Sent: 14 August 2007 14:36
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: Performance between SpamAssassin 3.2.1 and 3.2.2 and 3.2.3
> Has anyone noticed a performance hit going from SA 3.2.1 to the latest
> versions.  I noticed it last month with 3.2.2 but didn't have time to
> investigate so I rolled back to 3.2.1.  Last week, I applied SA 3.2.3
> and I'm seeing the same thing where my inbound queue slowly keeps
> growing.  I've been using MailScanner and SA for years and I'm pretty
> familiar with how it all works so it's not a newbie issue.
> If I look at the processing times based on MailScanner logging, with
> 3.2.3 I see triple digits (between 200 - 400 seconds) for batches of 30
> but if roll back to 3.2.1 then it falls to double digits lower than 60
> seconds.
> Has anyone else noticed such a problem?
> -=Bobby
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