Cyrus "hanging" when connecting to POP3 port several times

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at
Mon Jan 5 08:07:33 EST 2009

Tomasz Chmielewski schrieb:
> My Cyrus is hanging when I try to connect to the POP3 or POP3S port 
> several times, i.e. when connecting like this three-four-five times in a 
> row:

> $ telnet 110
> Trying
> Connected to localhost (
> Escape character is '^]'.

Stracing it leads me to an empty /dev/random.

After looking at man pages, I see there is no option to specify an 
alternative random file location (i.e., /dev/urandom).

Is recompilation the only way to get around this problem?

Tomasz Chmielewski

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