[Mailman-Users] Mailman speed

Brad Knowles brad.knowles at skynet.be
Thu Jul 8 15:26:39 CEST 2004

At 11:18 AM +0100 2004-07-08, Ian A B Eiloart wrote:

>  You can let the MTA do the VERP for you. That is faster than letting
>  mailman do it. <http://www.exim.org/howto/mailman21.html#verpex>

	That may be true for Exim, but perhaps not for other MTAs. 
Assuming that's true, it's still going to slow down the MTA quite a 

	Moreover, I question the value of this within the context of 
Mailman -- since Mailman didn't do the VERP on outbound, I wonder 
whether or not it will be able to make appropriate use of the 
extended information on the incoming bounce.

Brad Knowles, <brad.knowles at skynet.be>

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