This article shows how to set the time period between Exalate emails. Exalate sends emails with error notifications to administrators. Use the
mail.smtp_backoff variable to control how often you receive emails from Exalate. For example, you can set up Exalate to send an e-mail every 10 minutes.
Open the setenv.sh file in your Jira folder.
In the file, you can set properties and options on startup.
Note: For more information about adding variables in Linux and Windows, please check this Atlassian article.
JVM_SUPPORT_RECOMMENDED_ARGS=""property and modify it to the following:
-Dmail.smtp.backoffproperty is in minutes and it must be a positive number. For example, if
-Dmail.smtp.backoff=10, Exalate will send an email every 10 minutes.
Restart the service.