[Mailman-Users] Digest Sending Questions

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Thu Jul 28 14:19:57 CEST 2005

At 7:03 AM -0500 2005-07-28, David Scribner wrote:

>  Also, I don't see anything where I can set the time that a Daily
>  Digest is sent out.

	It's a cron job.  Did you enable all the cron jobs like you were 
supposed to?

>                       On my current LetterRipPro list server I have
>  the Digests for the lists that have a digest option to send for each
>  list at a different time, actually about a half an hour apart just to
>  lessen the amount of out-going traffic when the Digests get sent.  Is
>  it possible to do that same with Mailman?

	Nope.  Except for digests that are sent when the size threshold 
is reached, all digests are sent at the same time -- when the 
"senddigests" cron job is run for that day.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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