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Why does one imapd process have more threads/connections than the others? (Doc ID 1529597.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 31, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 5.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


One (or in some cases two) imapd processes have nearly service.imap.maxthreads threads while all the others have only a few threads.

Running pfiles on some of the imapd processes shows that the ones with more threads have 6-7 times as many connections from IMAP clients than the others.

On many other similarly configured systems, the number of threads and connections are relatively even across all the imapd processes.


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