[Mailman-Users] Could I synchronise while it's sending?

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Thu Jun 30 17:03:46 CEST 2005

Michel Remacle wrote:
>I would like to know if it's possible to:
>1- add 70.000 people to a list (ok)
>2- send a message to all of them (ok, takes about 8 hours on my server)
>3- synchronise before the 8 hours have passed ??
>E.G.: Knowing that it takes +/- 8 hours to send the 70.000 messages, can I
>synchronise my list before the end of the 8 hours?

Yes. At the beginning of the 8 hours when Mailman first begins to send,
it has already built a list of the recipients of the message.
Subsequent changes to the list's membership do not affect this.

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