Re: exim4 queue and rewrite problem (conf included)
"Benedict Verheyen" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Yesterday i started using amavis and clamav besides fetchmail, exim4 and
>spamd. However this seems to bog down my server (Pentium III-333 128 Mb)
>I saw a lot of open exims and some open amavis programs.
>I stopped both exim and amavis and removed the amavis router and transport
>to put less strain on my server.
>I then restart exim but still a lot of messages remain in
>/var/spool/exim4/input. I then deleted all in /var/spool/exim4/msglog and
>/var/spool/exim4/db because it seemd to contain some referrences to amavis.
>It seemed to work as some more messages where processed but still a lot
>of messages remain in /var/spool/exim4/input.
>Also, it seems to retry to send mails very often and exim also complains
>about possible mail loops. I have included my exim.conf but amavis
>is already taken out of this.
>1. How can i force exim to process,deliver and clean up the queue?
>2. It also has problems with mail from my own pc email@example.com
>The domain is called camelot, my pc is guinevere (192.168.0.10) and the
>server is arthur (192.168.0.1 on eth1 and external ip on eth0).
>It seems as if the rewrite is only done when is post as benedict@camelot
>and not as firstname.lastname@example.org.
>I have filled in a correct "external" email in
>How can i force to rewrite the email address and thus not trigger an error
>message from my isp that he doesn't know the email@example.com
I checked my mail queue with mailq and the messages appear to be frozen.
They are addressed to benedict@camelot which should work fine.
Whey are they still frozen?