[Dovecot] When auth_process_size is reached

Tomi Hakala tomi.hakala at clinet.fi
Wed Aug 9 16:42:27 EEST 2006

Bill Boebel wrote:
> What does Dovecot do when dovecot-auth reaches the max size defined by
> auth_process_size?  Does it just prevent it from growing further, or does it
> cause any problems?

Dovecot master process kills dovecot-auth and restarts it.

It should not pose any major problems but it shouldn't happen
at all with properly working code.

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