[Mailman-Users] multiple recipients

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Wed Jun 16 16:25:52 CEST 2010

Kammen van, Marco, Springer SBM NL wrote:
>>My ISP says that multiple recipients on each message is a VERY bad idea
>>and wants to know if there is a way to make mailman send to individual
>Why would that be very bad??
>So they prefer 100 seperate e-mails over 1 that goes to multiple people?
>Yes that sounds much better indeed :-S 

Considering only things like impact on the mail server, it is certainly
better to send one message with N RCPTs than to send N identical
messages with one RCPT each, but ISPs tend to view messages with a
more than a few envelope recipients as likely spam.

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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