Found nn messages in the processing-messages database

Julian Field MailScanner at
Wed Apr 15 09:16:21 IST 2009

On 14/4/09 22:14, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> Beginning yesterday after I upgraded from MailScanner 4.76.7-1 to
> 4.76.10-2 and continuing today after upgrading to 4.76.12-1, I am
> seeing  messages like
> Found nn messages in the processing-messages database
> every time a child starts. I used to see these in prior versions, but
> the count was always zero. Beginning with my installation of
> 4.76.10-2, the count appears (so far) to be a non-decreasing number.
> Is this correct?
It tends to imply that some of your MailScanner children are dying 
unnatural deaths. Run it with --debug a few times and see if you can 
catch it breaking. Then grab a copy of your so we have the 
rogue messages to experiment with.


Julian Field MEng CITP CEng
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