applications forking / not threading

Jason Gurtz jason at
Thu Dec 9 15:49:24 PST 2004

On 09-Dec-04 17:51, zareh at wrote:

> So it seems that the main mimedefang process does not sends a signal down
> to its child processes to shut down, the problem with this is that if I
> need to restart mimedefang, I end up with more and more processes, taking
> up more memory, eventually eating up all the memory on this system.

Are you using the multiplexor?  I'm pretty sure that it's mandatory now
in the last couple versions.



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