[Mailman-Users] Re: Problem related to Hotmail

Pug Bainter pug at pug.net
Wed Feb 25 15:59:20 CET 2004

>> As for a cut
>> off number, I have one list without personalization that currently
>> sends to 62 Hotmail addresses without a problem.  So setting your
>> chunk size to 60 should also take care of it.
> If this doesn't work, use a cutoff number that is half the size, and
> try again. Keeping cutting the chunk size in half until you find a
> solution that works.

As an FYI, I have a single list that has 1857 members with 263 of them
being hotmail users. I ended up with SMTP_MAX_RCPTS of 10 when 20 was
still too large. I didn't try the different increments between 10 and 20 
to see what the "ideal" was.


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