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Hello, I have an email server running on tomcat (desknow), it seems that it opens some network connections, either to look up domain addresses or queries black list servers. in the begining all the connections are closed correctly for about two or three days, but then open connections appear and keep on increasing, until eventually it brings the email server down. I've spoken to the Desknow support people and they tell me that these connections should be closed by the operating system, but I'm not sure that's true. I am using suse 10 the desktop edition. Below are the connections being left open, I get this output when I run this command: lsof | grep identify