[Mimedefang] BitDefender load average woes

Matthew.van.Eerde at hbinc.com Matthew.van.Eerde at hbinc.com
Wed Apr 19 15:19:16 EDT 2006

Matthew van Eerde wrote:
> I'm running BitDefender and ClamAV virus scanners through MIMEDefang.
> All of a sudden BitDefender started consuming a huge amount of CPU. 
> My load average shot up from under 1 to between 6 and 15. 
> This happened on two servers simultaneously.
> I disabled BitDefender (delete $Features{"Virus:BDC"}) and the
> problems went away. 

Never mind, false alarm... problem was due to router being saturated by an unrelated process, not due to BitDefender at all.

Matthew.van.Eerde (at) hbinc.com               805.964.4554 x902
Hispanic Business Inc./HireDiversity.com       Software Engineer

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