Usage help

Jean-Paul Natola jnatola at
Wed Jul 6 22:28:12 GMT 2005

Ok  I did reduce my vm usage  to 54%

And it *seems* to be running a little quicker , but that always happen after
I restart sa   I'll check on it later 

Thanks you very much, I really appreciate your help

-----Original Message-----
From: Charles Swiger [mailto:cswiger at] 
Sent: Wednesday, July 06, 2005 5:32 PM
To: Jean-Paul Natola
Cc: freebsd-questions at
Subject: Re: Usage help

On Jul 6, 2005, at 5:26 PM, Jean-Paul Natola wrote:
> is this how I should change it?
> spamd_flags=${spamd_flags:-"-c -d  -r - m 20 ${spamd_pidfile}"}

Try more like:

spamd_flags=${spamd_flags:-"-c -d  -r -m 2 ${spamd_pidfile}"}

You don't have enough memory in your machine to run twenty ~30MB  
spamd processes.  Unless you are handling hundreds of thousands of  
messages per day, two or three spamds is enough.


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