Sendmail going really slowly

Fraser Heath Fraser.Heath at
Wed Aug 30 21:14:33 BST 2000

Nope im not running just setting up the box and not got round to
many things yet, just that I have not seen this happen before and named was
not running..altho I have been sent a couple of mails all mentioning dns so
I`ll delve into that. Thank you for the replys.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Robin Melville" <robmel at>
To: "Fraser Heath" <fraser.heath at>;
<freebsd-users at>
Sent: Wednesday, August 30, 2000 8:52 PM
Subject: Re: Sendmail going really slowly

> At 7:24 pm +0100 30/8/00, Fraser Heath wrote:
> >Hello,
> >         Ive just done a fresh install of 4.0 then upgraded to 4.1 and I
> >my Sendmail while does actualy work, it does so at a snails pace.  For
> >example I have a simple script set up that mails me when ever some
> >files change, the output is minimal yet sendmail will take about 2 mins
> >process it, and, while updateing my aliases, again it took a couple of
> >to process.
> Sounds like it might be a name server issue. Are you running 'named'?
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