mj at percomp.de
Sun Feb 3 10:22:40 CET 2002
At 09:08 02.02.02 -0800, women wrote:
>Hello I was wondering how many subscribers can this program handle? Do you
>know anyone with a big list. I have 61,000 and was wondering if it can
>handle it without timing out and how long would it take to send it out? James
I'd say: As Mailman works in batch-mode and uses the underlaying
Mail-Program (qmail?) to send out the mails the question would rather be
"HOW to HANDLE that amount of users"!!
What Q-Mail does if it gets a batch (or several batches) of 61.000 Mails at
a time just depends on your infrastructure.
For handling that amout of users you could perhaps use MailMans
Umbrella-List-Feature and split the Users on different sublist. Perhaps
handling these sublist on different systems could also help to adress the
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