skiplist vs db format

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Mon Jan 26 12:24:12 EST 2004

On Sat, 24 Jan 2004, Andrew Brink wrote:

> Just curious but what is the correct way to kill an imapd or pop3d
> process?

It should be perfectly safe to kill a *connected* imapd.

The only problems arise when you kill an *idle* IMAPd.  (Or, in
resource-constrained conditions where the OS might decide to "help" by
doing this itself)


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

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