[Mailman-Users] sending out list and getting error message of Too many open files in system

Federico Grau donfede at casagrau.org
Sat Sep 22 02:42:18 CEST 2001

On Thu, Sep 20, 2001 at 09:13:20AM -0700, Rick Backer wrote:
> Too many open files in system
> I get this error after sending out a email to are list. The size of the list is 149271. Does someone know what is happening to create this error
> Thanks
> Rick 

hello Rick,

first, sorry I do not have an answer... but ... 

does your list have 150k subscribers, or is the size of the list configuration
file 150k ?  I am curious becuase we have recently begun using mailman (v1.1)
for an announcement list of 16k users and wanted to compare notes on


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