Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: Policyd for postfix is going crazy

Expand Messages
  • Wietse Venema
    ... To understand when the policy daemon is invoked, configuration information (as requested in the welcome message) would help. People here are not
    Message 1 of 6 , Apr 30, 2007
    • 0 Attachment
      Jesper Lund:
      > On Mon, 30 Apr 2007 17:20:04 -0400 (EDT)
      > wietse@... (Wietse Venema) wrote:
      >
      > > Jesper Lund:
      > > > Hello,
      > > >
      > > > I am running postfix 2.4.0, and policyd 1.81 (fyi: policyd.sf.net)
      > > >
      > > > My setup is 1 server running policyd, and 3 smtp servers running
      > > > postfix, using "check_policy_service inet:[10.10.10.10]:10031",
      > > > connecting to the single policyd server.
      > > >
      > > > At most it is doing very well, but sometimes it bursts a LOT of
      > > > logentries. It seems that a message is triggering something that I
      > > > don't know, in either postfix or policyd.
      > > >
      > > > The log entries looks like this (One example of many of these
      > > > bursts):
      > > >
      > > > Apr 30 23:02:11 mail-maint postfix-policyd-sf: rcpt=34050,
      > > > throttle=update(a), host=129.120.188.67, from=postmaster@...,
      > > > to=nwlansdowne@..., size=255/104857600,
      > > > quota=510/104857600, count=1/1000(5), rcpt=2/1000(483), thres
      > > > hold=0|0|0 Apr 30 23:02:11 mail-maint postfix-policyd-sf:
      > > > rcpt=34051, throttle=update(a), host=129.120.188.67,
      > > > from=postmaster@..., to=nwlansdowne@...,
      > > > size=255/104857600, quota=765/104857600, count=1/1000(5),
      > > > rcpt=3/1000(484), thres hold=0|0|0 Apr 30 23:02:11 mail-maint
      > > > postfix-policyd-sf: rcpt=34052, throttle=update(a),
      > >
      > > Please see line 1 of the mailing list welcome message.
      >
      > Quote welcome message:
      > "A summary of the problem. Please do not just send some logging
      > without explanation of what YOU believe is wrong." :)
      >
      > I don't know why it acts like there are a lot of messages in one. My
      > problem is that it generates a lot of mysql queries, making a high
      > load on MySQL, and a lot of noise in my logfile. Furtermore policyd
      > is not always taking the right descision, but that is not an issue
      > for this postfix mailinglist.

      To understand when the policy daemon is invoked, configuration
      information (as requested in the welcome message) would help.

      People here are not telepathic!

      Wietse

      Wietse
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.