[Mailman-Users] multiple hosts mounting mailman nfs

Troy Knabe knabe at 4j.lane.edu
Mon Jan 14 16:51:45 CET 2008

On Jan 14, 2008, at 6:40 AM, Dennis Black <dblack at ualberta.ca> wrote:

> Troy Knabe wrote:
>>> Troy Knabe wrote:
>>>> I have two smtp servers that we use dns round robin for load
>>>> balancing.  I can run it one server at a time, but I am running  
>>>> into
>>>> some pid lock file issues when I try to run them simultaneously.
>>>> Any suggestions?
>>>> Thanks
>>>> -Troy
>>> Troy,
>>> My configuration:
>>> A carp machine answers "mailman.srv.ualberta.ca" and alternates   
>>> inbound
>>> messages
>>> to two machines behind the carp machine, "mailman1" and "mailman2",
>>> NFS-mounted to a third machine, "mailmandb".
> snip
>>> Is it necessary to add the crontab to both servers?  It seems that  
>>> on  the secondary server (the one I didn't actually run  
>>> "configure" on)  messages are stuck in the mailq until I restart  
>>> mailman.
>>> -Troy
> Troy, if you mean the crontab for checkdbs, disabled, senddigests,  
> mailpasswds, gate_news, etc., in my case I have the
> NFS Mailman (third) machine do those.
> -- 
> Dennis Black
> System Admin
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Yep I did thanks.


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