[Dovecot] still problem with load

Farkas Levente lfarkas at bnap.hu
Wed May 21 14:41:31 EEST 2003

Timo Sirainen wrote:
> Well, check what OE6 is talking to Dovecot. Is it fetching headers or
> bodies for all messages? It should do that to only new messages.
> Rawlog or some network sniffers could tell what exactly is happening.
> http://dovecot.procontrol.fi/bugreport.html#sniffing
> Also is Dovecot really rebuilding the indexes all the time? How do you
> know? Try the in-memory indexes, at least then it's not rebuilding any
> indexes to disk.

actually it was just a tip. what is sure, if I stop dovecot the load
fall down and there is no cpu load at all.

>>imap(lfarkas): May 21 12:20:01 Error: Corrupted index file 
>>/home/lfarkas/Maildir/.INBOX/.imap.index: index.next_uid (64) > 
>>uidlist.next_uid (63)
> Hmm.. I was going to suggest trying 0.99.10-test, but I guess you're
> using it now? Looks like I have similiar error messages in my log :)
> Have to fix those.

this is the today morning cvs.

> You didn't say how long this load problem has been going on, was it only
> recently or for longer now?

recently one or two week, but eg todays I see load around 8-9...

   Levente                               "Si vis pacem para bellum!"

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