Help: waiting for children to die: Process did not exit cleanly

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Tue Jan 23 13:31:26 CET 2007


I wonder is this is fallout from the SBL+XBL list being moved to ZEN..

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 Kimpton, C (Chris)
> Sent: 23 January 2007 12:23
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: RE: Help: waiting for children to die: Process did not exit
> cleanly
> Hi,
> > And it isn't moving things out of the incoming queue into the
> queue qt all?
> I don't think so - but my knowledge of sendmail is not that deep -
> and mailq -Ac both say the queues are empty and they seem to be
> reporting on the same queues that my sendmail processes say they are
> using.
> > What BLs do you have specified in "Spam List" (and possibly "Spam
> Domain List") in MailScanner.conf?
> These:
> Spam List = ORDB-RBL SBL+XBL # MAPS-RBL+ costs money (except
> Spam Domain List =
> Tried commenting out the Spam List entry - but that does not seem to
> help.
> Thanks,
> Chris
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