mailq

goal

monitor the mail activity

units

see below

parameters

there is 5 parameters

mailq

if sendmail cannot deliver its mails (too heavy load, or destination not available) it put the mail in a spool on disk.
"mailq" is is the number of mail waiting in the spool.

dest

if you are using mailing-lists, the mailq indicator is no more accurate. It's better to count the number of people, waiting for a mail

mta

the number of mail sent by sendmail/postfix/..., during the last minute

pop

number of pop connections, during the last minute

imap

number of imap connections, during the last minute

more info

warning

pop and imap servers do not have standard syslog messages, so the module filter may not work on your system. In this case, please send me a syslog extract, so I can change the filter.

author

Eric Gerbier gerbier@users.sourceforge.net
licence : GPL