2000-11-10 22:04:52

by Neil W Rickert

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Subject: Re: sendmail fails to deliver mail with attachments in /var/spool/mqueue

"Jeff V. Merkey" <[email protected]> wrote:

>The problem of dropping connections on 2.4 was related to the O RefuseLA
>settings. The defaults in the RedHat, Suse, and OpenLinux RPMs are
>clearly set too low for modern Linux kernels. You may want them cranked
>up to 100 or something if you want sendmail to always work.

If a modern Linux kernel requires high load average defaults, I will
stop using Linux.