SV: [tpop3d-discuss]tpop3d pauses during high I/O or CPU access

Daniel Lilienberg daniel.lilienberg at
Mon, 24 May 2004 11:29:44 +0200

It does not show a banner...  but sendmail does.

>On Mon, May 24, 2004 at 11:05:22AM +0200, Daniel Lilienberg wrote:
>> Hi!
>> I have this problem with tpop3d (1.5.3).  When I do a backup under =
the night (tar with gzip), this takes approx. 15 > >>
>minutes.  During this time, tpop3d on port 110 wont answer.   As soon =
as the backup is done, it works again.
>What do you mean by `won't answer' -- does it not send a
>banner at all? Or is it slow opening mailspools?
>``Large increases in cost with questionable increases in performance
>  can be tolerated only in racehorses and fancy women.'' (Lord Kelvin)