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Old 1st May 2006, 19:01
chrno chrno is offline
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Hi falko,

I'm seeing the same thing when I've SpamAssassin and ClamAV selected.

I've got an email address that sends the same email (hourly reports) to about 4 email address (managers's address) on the same domain. Not via forwarding in ISPconfig, just notmal To: and Cc: via smtp. And of course these emails will be received at the same time by the mail server. This's when I see a spike in the CPU (going as high as 100% usage). Top at that time shows that ClamAV and SpamAssassin is using +-25% for each of the 4 email users (web3_username)... which prompted me to ask about the performance impact on the server when SpamAssassin/Mailscan/ClamAV is activated (This Thread). For now, I've deactivated SpamAssassin and ClamAV on all these 4 accounts because I thought it's because I'm using a develepment copy (ISPConfig-2.3.0-dev.tar.gz) until I saw this thread ...

Should I try to compile my own SpamAssassin? If I compile it, will I have upgrade issues with the next release/version of ISPConfig?

Additional Info:-
/home/admispconfig/ispconfig/tools/spamassassin/usr/bin/spamassassin -V
SpamAssassin version 3.1.0
running on Perl version 5.8.8

Machine spec
AMD Duron 1GHz with 256MB ram 
swap 700MB

Debian Sarge

Last edited by chrno; 1st May 2006 at 19:05.
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