[oclug] e-smith 6.0
dle at sympatico.ca
Thu Apr 8 19:03:37 EDT 2004
On 2004-04-08 17:21-0400, Bruce Harding wrote:
> Got a quick question.... I think. We run our server using the above e-smith and we do a large mailing every now and then. Lately, it has been killing our email server by using all available ram.
> By default SME uses qmail, I've also got spamassassion installed. What could cause our email server to behave this way?
Hi Bruce. SpamAssassin could be the culprit. Two questions. One,
are you running spamassassin or the spamd/spamc combination? It
should be the latter. Two, do you have it set up *not* to process
messages greater than a certain size? That is recommended, even for
the spamd/spamc combo, as processing large messages can hog the
Dave Edwards <dleSympaticoCa>
Freelance and Technical Writer,
With Special Interest in Open Source Software
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