[Mimedefang] Mimedefang acting strange after upgrade to kernel 2.6.
David F. Skoll
dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Tue Mar 14 13:22:10 EST 2006
Matthew Schumacher wrote:
> 1. I no longer see mimedefang.pl in the ps list. It only shows
> /usr/bin/mimedefang-multiplexor and /usr/bin/mimedefang processes.
That's normal; it's a side-effect of the embedded Perl interpreter (-E flag).
> 2. Every now and then I get this error:
> mimedefang-multiplexor: Slave 51 stderr: dns: sendto() failed: at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.6/Mail/SpamAssassin/DnsResolver.pm line 274.
I haven't seen that before.
> 3. I am now getting this error:
> Mar 14 07:25:50 larry mimedefang-multiplexor: Slave 6 stderr: DBI
> connect('database=xxxx;host=localhost','xxxx',...) failed: Too many
> connections at /etc/mail/mimedefang-filter line 542
> I connect to a mysql database in filter_initialize so that I have a dbi
> connection I can query as I process my filters, but suddenly I have too
> many connections.
Try disconnecting in filter_cleanup.
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