[Mailman-Developers] load balancing with mailman.
28 Jan 2002 10:50:08 -0800
Marc MERLIN <email@example.com> writes:
> I have a mail server which automatically rewrites mailman lists
> envelope tos to go to the mailman only mail server.
Exactly, but I'd rather avoid that. I don't like having special
cases if it's avoidable. Special cases don't scale well.
> You _can_ export ~mailman over NFS. The problem was that with
Yes, but since the mailman machine lives outside the firewall,
I'd *really* rather not run NFS, even if it is filtered at the
Further, that means you've introduced a single dependency into
your mail server setup, which rather defeats the purpose of
having redundant mail receivers.
> I think the NFS approach is the simplest by far :-)
Yah, but ultimately suboptimal, I think... especially since the
only reason it's the easiest is because of the lack of
abstraction of the interfaces.