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Re: Postfix -> Exchange Queue Delays

From: Noel Jones (njonesmegan.vbhcs.org)
Date: Fri Jun 16 2006 - 23:50:27 CDT

At 06:08 PM 6/16/2006, Elijah Savage wrote:

>Is it not good practice to have the same amount of
>processes that you
>have setup in amavisd.conf also be the same in your
>master.cf. I
>always thought for general purposes these should match or
>am I
>confused or not understanding something here?
>$max_servers = 8;
>smtp-amavis unix - - n - 8 smtp

Yes, matching $max_servers with number of smtp clients is
the normal configuration.
Some have suggested running an extra amavisd-new server or
two, which is OK.
The opposite, having more smtp clients than $max_servers,
would be very bad and result in long delays.

Noel Jones