nkukard at lbsd
Mar 25, 2004, 9:21 AM
Post #2 of 3
On Thu, Mar 25, 2004 at 07:13:51PM +0200, Tero Matinlassi wrote:
> Today we have been experiencing problems with clamd. We have a setup
> that has exim with exiscan-acl patch and we use ClamAV to scan incoming
> mail. We had installed a snapshot from 2004-02-18. This morning, it
> started to eat a lot of memory resulting kernel killing processes
> (including clamd). I restarted clamd, but after a couple of minutes, it
> was using a lot of memory again. I decided to try newer version, so I
> installed 0.70-rc. Didn't help: it had similar results after a while.
> The same happened with snapshot from 2004-03-24.
> So there is some mail message which will cause a serious memory leak in
> clamd. I'm going to disable clamd for a while and see if I can track
> this message down.
> Tero Matinlassi
Just out of my own curiosity, i have the same symtoms and memory usage.
Are you using freshclam?