Increased load

Julian Field MailScanner at
Fri Nov 28 12:16:58 GMT 2008

On 26/11/08 08:53, Glenn Steen wrote:
> 2008/11/26 Rabie Van der Merwe<rvdmerwe at>:
>> Yip CPU utilization is defiantly up.
> Well, you need be strict with it then.... Tell it to be less
> defiant!!!:-):-):-)... (as if that would help:-)
> Seriously though, if you are using 4.72.5 you might need the latest
> fix that Jules posted,
I've posted a new beta since then, which includes that fix.
>   or else you would see the children
> start to loop on some specific messages... Notably, the busy
> MailScanner child will report "cleaning messages" as commandline in
> "ps"... and never leave that state.
> Solutions would be:
> - get a hold of the fixed and drop that into place (restart
> MS after that), or
> - revert to 4.71, or
> - wait for Jules to post a new release with the fix incorporated
> (there just might be a new beta around the corner:-).
> Cheers


Julian Field MEng CITP CEng
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