[Mailman-Users] want to slow down the post of server

James Reid james at thereidsonline.com
Mon Sep 1 14:04:40 CEST 2008

Hi Burcu,

The best way I have found to throttle the number of messages coming out of
mailman is to use something like the QOS service found in Shorewall.

This allows you to control how much of the available bandwidth is used going
out of your server + prioritise SMTP with other protocols.


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[mailto:mailman-users-bounces+james=thereidsonline.com at python.org] On Behalf
Of Burcu Inci
Sent: Monday, 1 September 2008 9:35 PM
To: mailman-users at python.org
Subject: [Mailman-Users] want to slow down the post of server


i have a list about 36000 member in same domain.when i want to post an email
and approve it there is not any problem in mailman server and gateways. but
when it start to delivered to my sendmail server,my server load incresase so
much and it stop to work properly.
what can i do for this problem,i think about to slow down mailman's post,
will it work?


Burcu İnci

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