/var/spool/clientmqueue generating a large number of files which is occuping more space (Doc ID 2110841.1)

Last updated on MARCH 04, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.1 to Oracle Linux 7.2 [Release OL5U1 to OL7U2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Malformed cron jobs can generate a large amount of emails. If sendmail is not configured to deliver this mail, hundreds of thousands of files can build up in the /var/spool/clientmqueue directory.

Cause

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