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Re: Postfix overload on a Debian Server

From: Ralf Hildebrandt (Ralf.Hildebrandtcharite.de)
Date: Fri Sep 29 2006 - 03:30:52 CDT


* Huby franck <franck.hubyhospimedia.fr>:
> Hello,
>
> We use postfix as MTA to send mails informations to our customers.
>
> We send 2'000 ~ 4'000 mails per day.

That's not much.
 
> Recently our debian server fall regularly by overload and the processes
> that make this overload are always smtp/smtpd.

How many are running? How's the load? Is the machine swapping?

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