[Mailman-Users] Personalisation: how long does it take?

Terry Earley terry at fiteyes.com
Mon Jun 18 23:00:49 CEST 2012

I should also mention that this test was with DKIM signing and the number
of members was between 2100 and 2200.


On Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 2:24 PM, Terry Earley <terry at fiteyes.com> wrote:

> Our own experience sending to 2100 users is that without personalization a
> message went out in 2 seconds. When we applied personalization and VERP,
> that test message went out in 120 seconds, which was acceptable to us.
> Obviously, there are many factors affecting speed of delivery.
> Personalization is just one. What you did was best. that is to test with
> your own environment.
> Terry Earley
> FitEyes
> On Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 1:32 PM, Andrew Hodgson <andrew at hodgsonfamily.org>wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Just wondering how long in the real world it takes to get all messages
>> from a personalised list sent out and processed by the MTA on the same
>> machine as Mailman?  List is around 750 members.  I did run this once and
>> it took over 10 minutes to get all the messages delivered through the MTA,
>> I am partially wondering whether that is because I am DKIM signing each
>> message?  If I use standard delivery the processing time is a lot shorter
>> (around a minute).
>> Just wondering,
>> Andrew.
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