[Mailman-Users] Big Lists

Chuq Von Rospach chuqui at plaidworks.com
Tue Dec 18 00:54:56 CET 2001

On 12/17/01 3:32 PM, "Bill Moseley" <moseleymm at hank.org> wrote:

> I've got a list of about 11,000 currently on Solaris/Sendmail/listproc that
> I'm thinking of moving to Linux/(qmail|Postfix)/mailman.  Only one message
> a week is sent.
> Anyone running a list that big on Mailman?  Any special setup required?

Yes. No. 

Make sure you have your MTA tuned well, especially with DNS lookups on
accept turned off. And realize that it's going to take some time, and with
mailman single-threaded in 2.0.x, while it's delivering, all the other lists
will wait. 

But it works fine on my E250/sendamil box.

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