[MlMt] Looong delays when MailMate talks to SpamSieve

Amiram Reuveni ponentmon at gmail.com
Mon Sep 24 17:33:04 UTC 2012

On 24 Sep 2012, at 18:19, Torsten Grust wrote:

> Hi all,
> is it only me or do people experience very long delays (~ 2 mins)
> when new e-mail arrives in the Inbox and MailMate tries to hand
> over the message to SpamSieve?   During the delay, MailMate is
> unresponsive and shows the spinning Beach Ball of Death.™
> Looking at the SpamSieve Log, it looks like SpamSieve does not
> receive anything from MailMate at all (before the problem occurred,
> I saw entries reporting message classifcation, rule application, 
> etc.).
> Disabling SpamSieve in the MailMate Preferences makes the delays go 
> away.
> I'm running SpamSieve 2.9.5 and OS X 10.8.2.  (A downgrade to
> SpamSpieve 2.9.4. didn't appear to help.  The problem might
> occur since the switch to OS X 10.8.2, I cannot tell for sure...)
> I have
> defaults write com.freron.MailMate DebugSpamDetection -bool YES
> Where can I see MailMate talking to SpamSieve?
> Thanks and best wishes,
> --Torsten
> --
> | Torsten "Teggy" Grust
> | Torsten.Grust at gmail.com
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I also see delays. Messages take long time to show.

One more thing I notice already long time ago is that after a new 
version of MailMate instal itself if I just let it run it takes more and 
more processor power. Quitting and restarting fixes it.

Best regards,


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