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Julian Field MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Mon Jan 26 17:18:37 GMT 2009

On 26/1/09 17:06, Simon Jones wrote:
> Hi Jason,
> nope not swapping - they have 8gb ram and 15k rpm sas drives
> free -m
>               total       used       free     shared    buffers     cached
> Mem:          3948       2624       1324          0        206        444
> -/+ buffers/cache:       1973       1975
> Swap:         1983          0       1983
> its really strange, I've commented out all the lists in
> spam.lists.conf and disabled bayes in spam.assassin.prefs.conf dropped
> the max children to 20 from 40 (which its been happy with for months)
> but its still stacking mail in the hold queue - I just checked again
> tail -f /var/log/maillog | grep Found and it seems to have just
> shifted 500+ messages in one big lump!  hold is now clear... what
> the....
20 children, each with 30 messages, will all clear at nearly the same 
time if one bit of the processing is taking most of the time. 20x30=600 


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