[Mailman-Users] Commercial hosting for Mailman lists?
J C Lawrence
claw at varesearch.com
Sat Oct 2 00:53:51 CEST 1999
On Fri, 01 Oct 1999 06:39:59 +0100
Brian Mulvaney <brianm at rain.com> wrote:
> I moderate a reasonably active discussion list with about 1,000
> subscribers (currently on Post.Office). I would like to move my
> list to Mailman, however, I'm not really set up to run it in
> house. Is anyone aware of any ISPs that host Mailman on a
> commercial basis?
What is the list topic?
> P.S. If I were to run Mailman in house (literally in my house)
> I'd have to contend with a line speed of 128k to the net. I'm
> wondering if this would pose a troublesome bottleneck and would
> love feedback from anyone running Mailman across 128k ISDN.
My experience, in running MailMan across at 56K line for a
subscriber base of ~300 and ~20 posts per day, was that it worked
just fine. It is a *LOT* easier if you can get your ISP to
smarthost for you, but its not necessary.
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