[ibogaine] Email ...

Carla Barnes carlambarnes at yahoo.com
Fri Dec 26 02:25:58 EST 2003


Thanks Patrick, I'm also getting a lot of email all at
once. From the list that is, I'm watching the days
filling up with messages.

Carla B

--- "Patrick K. Kroupa" <digital at phantom.com> wrote:
> Short version: it's like, fixed or something.  
> 
> Patrick
> 
> > Date: Thu, 25 Dec 2003 04:09:25 -0500 (EST)
> From: "Evan D. Baer" <evan at mindvox.com>
> Subject: [voxadm] Bruce, Patrick, mail settings,
> file descriptors,
> /usr/lib/sendmail
> To: voxadm at mindvox.com
> 
> 
> I adjusted the soft and hard maximums for file
> descriptors in /etc/system,
> that should solve with the pipe errors seen in the
> maillog around qmail.
> 
> They were at 256/1024, i up'd to 2048/4096.
> 
> ---
> Dec 23 10:55:13 crackpipe qmail: [ID 748625
> mail.info] 1072194913.584579
> delivery 352341: deferral:
> qmail-spawn_unable_to_create_pipe._(#4.3.0)/
> ---
> 
> These took a few days to show up originally.  My
> guess is they were
> adjusted when the patch set was applied, though its
> hard to say.
> There seemed to be some other snag around the 15th,
> in the logs:
> 
> --
> Dec 15 10:00:29 crackpipe qmail: [ID 748625
> mail.alert] 1071500429.931197
> alert:
> unable to append to bounce message; HELP!
> sleeping...
> Dec 15 10:00:39 crackpipe qmail: [ID 748625
> mail.alert] 1071500439.931434
> alert:
> unable to append to bounce message; HELP!
> sleeping...
> Dec 21 03:10:02 crackpipe qmail: [ID 748625
> mail.info] 1071994202.228729   
> bounce m
> sg 229149 qp 18123
> ---
> 
> Followed by this first occurence (in the available
> logs) of the pipe
> error:
> 
> ---
> Dec 21 03:10:05 crackpipe qmail: [ID 748625
> mail.info] 1071994205.588588
> delivery 8551096: deferral:
> qmail-spawn_unable_to_create_pipe._(#4.3.0)/
> ---
> 
> ALSO - the patches put a normal sendmail binary in
> /usr/lib, which I
> adjusted back to point to /var/qmail/bin/sendmail
> (the qmail sendmail
> wrapper).
> 
> ---
> 
> Wesley Clark's site has been moved out of our class
> C, so if he takes the
> mail system out again; he's only taking it out on
> clark04.com instead of
> all our other servers.
> 
> ---
> 
> We are delisted from all spam lists that the above
> and lchak.com caused
> problems with.
> 
> ---
> 
> Looking through crackpipe I can't help but notice we
> now have: 
> 
> 3 versions of perl
> 5(!) versions of php
> scoop and all attendent files
> slashcode and all attendent files
> the truly huge WebObjects MindVox and MindVoxUI and
> DTW systems
> injectors for MySQL and Oracle
> 
> Bruce, please make a mess all over the Sun which is
> sitting under your
> desk before mounting 20 different versions of god
> knows what all over the
> main machine. 
> 
> Pick one, let's open it already.  Most important,
> when you apply entire
> patch clusters, you need to exclude out all systems
> which are custom and
> no longer work with Solaris out of the box.  This
> means the entire mail
> system, it is going to reset /etc/system and break
> mail and Oracle and
> then reset the dynamic and static libs and also
> break everything, because
> it assumes sendmail is present.  Sendmail is
> completely turned off and all
> that exists are wrappers that point to qmail.
> 
> THINK and don't do this at 5am.
> 
> I have upped the throttle to 10,000 max open
> connections at the same time.
> If it needs to go higher, I can move it as high as
> 25,000.  I will examine
> what mail is doing over the next week to work out
> any remaining glitches.
> 
> Merry Christmas and if anybody touches the firewall
> settings I quit.  
> 
> - Evan
> 
> 
> 
> > 


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