New MS install is slow to an extreme
bpirie at rma.edu
Wed Apr 2 19:01:49 IST 2008
> Not certain what is wrong here. I did a fresh clean install of FreeBSD
> 6.2, Julian's MS tarball and Julian's SA and Clam tarball. Everything
> went well, everything runs. But, now I am seeing batches like this.
> MailScanner: New Batch: Found 2907 messages waiting
> MailScanner: New Batch: Scanning 30 messages, 306454 bytes
> MailScanner: Batch completed at 790 bytes per second (398241 / 503)
> MailScanner: Batch (30 messages) processed in 503.55 seconds
> Previously we had maybe 4 messages per batch and processed them in 2 to
> 6 seconds. The current time to scan is killing me.
> SA plugins enabled, all others disabled = AutoLearnThreshold, Check,
> Shortcircuit, Bayes, BodyEval, HTMLEval, HeaderEval, MIMEEval,
> RelayEval, URIEval, WLBLEval, Rule2XSBody, ImageInfo, URIDNSBL.
> All SA rules have been compiled.
> Bayes is enabled.
> I have "skip_rbl_checks 1"
> shortcircuit ALL_TRUSTED on
> shortcircuit BAYES_99 spam
> shortcircuit BAYES_00 ham
> In MS I have the following, I can send a complete conf if needed.
> Max Children = 10
> Queue Scan Interval = 5
> Virus Scanners = clamavmodule
> Delivery Method = batch
> I don't zip attachments, I don't use MCP, I don't use Watermarks. I
> think I have done everything I can for speed, but I am losing ground.
> I am running a local caching name server on each MS server.
> Not sure where to go from here.
Which MTA are you using?
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