Re: RFC: Making mail-transport-agent Priority: optional
* Luca Capello <firstname.lastname@example.org> [111013 12:02]:
> > - Starting a daemon at boot time, which slows down booting. This led me
> > to notice the problem in Debian Live: it took a non-trivial amount of
> > time for the boot process to finish starting exim and move on.
> I experienced the same in the past on non-live Debian systems, but IIRC
> only when there was no network connection, is this a bug in exim?
I think that is trying to determine the hostname. Usually because of
exim4 supporting ipv6 and most hosts not having a statically configured
disable_ipv6 = true
to exim4.conf always made it go away for me...
Bernhard R. Link