[Mailman-Users] Mailman Stalls for Outgoing Emalis
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Wed Aug 9 04:20:39 CEST 2006
At 6:37 PM -0400 2006-08-08, Kevin A. McGrail wrote:
> Once this occurs, outgoing mail ceases until a restart of the
Have you looked at the section of the FAQ discussing performance
tuning of your system? See FAQs 6.3, 6.6, and 6.8.
> I believe the box is hitting it's limit of sendmail services and refusing
> service and that the mailman service is not gracefully retrying later,
> either by design or a bug. Is this expected behavior or is there a setting
> I have missed?
That's a reasonable conclusion, but with proper tuning of the MTA and
configuration of Mailman, you shouldn't reach that point. Start with
the FAQ entries mentioned above.
Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>
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