conf file changes for multiple MailScanners

shuttlebox shuttlebox at
Fri Mar 7 15:03:28 GMT 2008

On Fri, Mar 7, 2008 at 3:15 PM, Vlad Mazek <v at> wrote:
> I am trying to run multiple MailScanner instances (different conf files) on
> the same system and I was wondering if anyone had tried the same? The
> specific question I have is in regard to the changes that need to be made to
> the conf file in order to accomodate that, is it more than just the pid?
> I have been able to launch them and run them simultaneously just by giving
> each their own pid, but I'm experiencing a lot of crashing (as in the
> process dies without leaving a trail in the logs) at random intervals. So
> far nothing from strace or debug logs, it just vanishes.

You would probably save yourself a lot of grief by using something
like Solaris Zones or Linux Xen or something equivalent for your OS.


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