It could be as J-W says. The pop daemon doesn't have enough memory
available as it's scanning a Maildir that size.
I have never played with increasing the softlimit but go ahead and give
it a shot. Won't hurt.
From: Bob Ababurko [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: Thursday, January 20, 2005 11:57 AM
Subject: Re: [vchkpw] multiple issues.....cannot get in!!
> On Jan 19, 2005, at 1:45 PM, Charles J. Boening wrote:
>> How many messages does the user have? I have seen this error when
>> there are thousands of messages in a user's Maildir.
> I agree with Charlie.
> Thing to do is set the DATALIMIT higher, it is because it is unable to
> use that amount of memory that is required to run through the entire
> directory structure.
> There is normally nothing wrong with the Maildir itself most of the
> J-W Regeer
Is this synonomous with changing qmails softlimit via tcpserver?