Minimum RAM for a small mailscanner implementation?

Mark McIntosh Infowall mmcintosh at
Sun Mar 29 17:44:09 IST 2009

Julian Field wrote:
> I wouldn't run it in much less than 1GB. It depends a bit on how many 
> "additions" to SpamAssassin you run. I would advise using clamd and 
> "Max Children = 1".
> On 29/3/09 17:23, Lance Haig wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I would like to run a small MailScanner install on a vps and was
>> wondering what size ram do I need?
>> Probably 1000 mails a day
>> Thanks
>> Lance
> Jules

What is the default Max children?

Would it speed up the mail delivery if I decrease it to one ?


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