[Mailman-Users] Mailman getting stuck while trying to send a message

Stephen J. Turnbull stephen at xemacs.org
Thu Apr 28 10:58:01 CEST 2005

Forwarding to mailman-users, I can't do anything about this....

>>>>> "Remi" == Remi Delon <remi at cherrypy.org> writes:

    Remi> Actually, you have [heard about it] ...
    Remi> http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-users/2004-October/040344.html

    Remi> Looks like I'm not the only one with that problem ...

I said "maybe it's a system issue?" and Remi said:

    Remi> Hmm ... Seems a bit unlikely to me ... This is a production
    Remi> machine running linux RedHat with sendmail as the SMTP
    Remi> server and there are about 100 people using the machine and
    Remi> sendmail on it all the time ...

So is the other guy.  That's not enough to apply the law of large
numbers, but I wouldn't ignore it, either.

Are you using a RedHat-supplied Python?  Did you build Mailman yourself?

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