procmail keeps dieing on freebsd 5.4 with postfix
wblock at wonkity.com
Wed Jun 15 18:43:12 GMT 2005
On Wed, 15 Jun 2005, Matt Juszczak wrote:
> We are currently moving to a new mail server that is FreeBSD-based. Our old
> mail server is a chrooted slackware box that hasn't been upgraded in years
> because no one even had access to it for a while (the management of the
> company I work for used to stink, its better now). Our new mail server has
> 3000 accounts on it, that are active, but only about 50 of them are actually
> functioning (one of our virtual domains). We haven't switched the MX record
> for our main ISP yet, we're waiting to make sure the box is stable first. So
> to answer your question, there is only about a 50-user lynch mob and most of
> those users are internal to our ISP (employees, etc.).... I would not make a
> change on something that had more live users, especially paying customers.
> Our current mail server supports procmail, and we have about 50 users who use
> it. Therefore, thats why I was turning it on on the new server. We're
> working on basically mirroring the old server to the new one and making sure
> that our change will be swift and efficient. I've considered using postfix's
> internal LDA and just calling procmail from inside a .forward file for those
> users who need it/want it ... this might end up fixing the problems.
Did you build procmail from ports or bare? Just asking because there
are ten patch files included with the port...
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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