[Mailman-Developers] Re: [Mailman-Users] optimizing mail delivery

Paul Tomblin ptomblin@xcski.com
Wed, 17 Nov 1999 20:45:13 -0500

Quoting Barry A. Warsaw (bwarsaw@cnri.reston.va.us):
> So do you think the Mailman way is better or worse?  I'm curious
> because I'm trying to decide whether I should port Mailman 1.0's bulk
> mailer code to the new message pipeline.

Personally, I think you should leave it to the MTA to make the decisions on
how to deliver the mail more efficiently.  Anybody who wants more parallelism
can find an MTA to do that.  And that leaves Mailman to concentrate on doing
the things it does well, rather than second guessing the MTA.

Paul Tomblin, not speaking for anybody.
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