[Pkg-exim4-users] multiple copies of exim4 running
jspies at sun.ac.za
Tue Jan 13 09:30:11 UTC 2009
On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 09:00:53AM +0000, Gerard Hooton wrote:
> when I run exiwhat I get :-
> scoil:~# exiwhat
> 1877 daemon: -q30m, listening for SMTP on [220.127.116.11]:25
Which shows exim is not doing much at the moment.
> When I dp ps I get :-
too many instances of the daemon especially when it is apparently not
handling any messages.
I am not sure why but that was not ther reason for your original 'too
many connections' message.
As far as I know exim it should kill the idle sub-processes.
Do you use any other processes that exim may be waiting for to finish
like virus or spam scanning?
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