[Mailman-Users] Load testing a mailman server

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Aug 7 18:32:23 CEST 2009

Steve Wray wrote:
>So I'd like to do some load testing on it to measure its performance.
>I'm wondering if anyone can provide any ideas, insights or warnings with 
>respect to this sort of thing?

There is a script in the distribution - tests/fblast.py

It doesn't produce a report, but you can use it to bombard a list with
mail and then watch what happens to your system. See the docstring at
the beginning of the file for more info.

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