[Dovecot] load increase after upgrade to 2.0.8

Jerry dovecot.user at seibercom.net
Wed Dec 15 21:42:42 EET 2010

On Wed, 15 Dec 2010 19:16:45 +0000
Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi> articulated:

> BTW. Postfix's behavior is similar (unsurprisingly, since I basically
> copied its design for v2.0). I wonder how much of a problem this is
> with Postfix. Is a similar patch or a kernel fix going to drop
> context switches 10x there too?
> http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=129243588809986&w=2

Interesting. On a FreeBSD-8.2/amd64 system with Postfix (2.8-20101108)
installed I have not noticed any difference. I am assuming that this
problem does not affect FreeBSD systems.

Jerry ✌
Dovecot.user at seibercom.net

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