[Mailman-Developers] Mailman Zope Integration Product

Johan Carlsson johanc@torped.se
Fri, 21 Jan 2000 19:01:19 +0100

> > (Hi Chris,)
> > That's sound like a great id=E9!
> > I suppost it would be integrated with the Portal Toolkit=20
> > membership management as well?
> The idea is that you would retreive Zope membership and Mailman =
> from a single relational storage.  This is especially important=20
> with really large sites. So yes it would be integrated.

Off course!

> > > ZCatalog integration wouldn't be too hard, honestly.
> > Probably not :-)
> You could probably us ZClient to bang each message in as it shows up, =
> instantiate a ZClass.  WE've index 18,500 messages in ZCatalog on just
> a regular desktop Linux box (nothing fancy, mayb 128Mb RAM, though I =
> 64MB), and retreival time is on the order of 1/10th - 1/4 second for =
> searches.  Now the actual indexing was much more expensive, but done=20
> one at a time, it shouldn't be a major issue.

So that how it's done.=20

> Note that what we're talking about wouldn't be for managing list =
> just  for membership.