spamd maxchildren questions

bejbi

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Jan 20, 2006
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Hi

What happens when into server goes more e-mail than is spamd child declared in /etc/init.d/exim

For now I have:
--max-children=${maxchildren=15}

what is with e-mails when there is ie. 30 new e-mails at the same time ?
Are they waiting until spamd will be free or aren't scanned at all ?

WB