Long Lived imapd processes

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at andrew.cmu.edu
Tue Apr 15 10:57:01 EDT 2003

On Tue, 15 Apr 2003, Earl R Shannon wrote:

> The processes are using resources on a resource limited machine. We are
> looking at all the ways we can reduce the load on the machine. Having a
> client connected for a month and not reading mail is not productive for
> anybody.

An imapd process that isn't doing anything other than answering a NOOP
once every few minutes isn't costing you many resources (some minimal
amount of swap space, maybe).


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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