[Mailman-Users] mailman on 2 servers

Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC chad at shire.net
Thu Nov 4 00:55:52 CET 2004

On Nov 3, 2004, at 4:47 PM, Troy Richard wrote:

> So you would just install the mailman on the 2nd server and then just 
> send
> all the mail through the mail server.  The only problem I'm seeing with
> that is how do you get the incoming mail to the web server for mailman 
> to
> process?

Just set up a second webserver that only processes mailman and stick it 
on the mail server.  It is the easiest...  Or have a separate mail 
server that only handles lists and have mailman installed on that, 
which is what I do. It could even be a virtual machine type server if 
you have that capability (like a "jail" on FreeBSD)


> Troy
>> At 3:44 PM -0600 2004-11-03, Troy Richard wrote:
>>>  Not sure if this can be done but that would be one way around it.
>>> Anyone
>>>  have any ideas if this possible.
>> 	Another way to resolve this issue is to have Mailman dump all
>> outgoing mail on another server (or set of servers).  Mailman doesn't
>> have to worry about developing large queues or anything, and the bulk
>> of the work handling the mail messages is done by the downstream
>> machines.
>> --
>> Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>
>> "Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little
>> temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."
>>      -- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), reply of the Pennsylvania
>>      Assembly to the Governor, November 11, 1755
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