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by modcar
10 Oct 2018 04:40
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lots and lots of emails in queue
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Lots and lots of emails in queue

No question is a dumb one! Yes, restarted postfix & mail scanner and also the server many many times. I was going to look through the mail log, but it was 4.2gb. There's no way I can open a 4gb txt file in any sort of reader, so rather than worrying what was in there and never being able to read it,...
by modcar
09 Oct 2018 20:34
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lots and lots of emails in queue
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Lots and lots of emails in queue

I've been running this: mailq | tail -n +2 | awk 'BEGIN { RS = "" } # $7=sender, $8=recipient1, $9=recipient2 { if ($8 == "double-bounce@domain.com") print $1 } ' | tr -d '*!' | postsuper -d - and mailq | tail -n +2 | awk 'BEGIN { RS = "" } # $7=sender, $8=recipient1, $9=recipient2 { if ($7 == "doub...
by modcar
05 Oct 2018 08:20
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lots and lots of emails in queue
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Lots and lots of emails in queue

30% used. I rebooted the server and sql started,

I've removed abother 140,000 double bounce emails from the queue, and counting.

Still cant access efa web page, and cant load postfix in webmin - Im guessing theres still allot in the queue.
by modcar
04 Oct 2018 09:18
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lots and lots of emails in queue
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Lots and lots of emails in queue

No its not - and starting it returns "......................... ERROR!"

I can't see anything useful in logs either
by modcar
03 Oct 2018 20:58
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lots and lots of emails in queue
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Lots and lots of emails in queue

I'm not getting this when accessing the web page (previously, the page would timeout)

Error: Database connection failed

It is possible that the database is overloaded or otherwise not running properly

Contact the system administrator if the problem persists
by modcar
03 Oct 2018 20:54
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lots and lots of emails in queue
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Lots and lots of emails in queue

I've commented out 2bounce, bounce and delay. Its been 4 days now, and I still can't access eFa, or the postfix queue through Webmin
by modcar
01 Oct 2018 11:43
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lots and lots of emails in queue
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Lots and lots of emails in queue

It seems something created an email loop, and I've ended up with eFa and my main mail server unable to process so many emails. I'm unsure how many emails are in the eFa queue, last time I was able to get a count, it was around 350,000 I've fixed up my main mail server, removing 400,000 emails from t...