imap processes that will not die

gfisch

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Aug 9, 2003
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Starting yesterday (jan 19, 2008) my imap processes shot up from and average of 2 to 12 and I cannot see why.
I have several that have been attached for hours. And users seemed to be logged in twice.
It is presently 22:49

clientsite 5508 0.0 0.0 6064 796 ? S 10:03 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/administration
clientsite 5509 0.0 0.0 6068 728 ? S 10:03 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/assistance
clientsite 5511 0.0 0.0 6068 736 ? S 10:03 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/inscriptions
clientsite 6323 0.0 0.0 6064 712 ? S 10:07 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/user1
clientsite 14412 0.0 0.0 6260 1020 ? S 22:22 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/user1
clientsite 15084 0.0 0.0 6064 772 ? S 22:27 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/administration
clientsite 15085 0.0 0.0 6064 744 ? S 22:27 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/assistance
clientsite 15086 0.0 0.0 6064 748 ? S 22:27 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/inscriptions
clientsite 15965 0.0 0.0 6064 712 ? S 22:32 0:00 /usr/lib/courier-imap/bin/imapd /home/clientsite/mail/clientsite.org/user1


Any idea why old ones do not die?

Gordo