[Mailman-Users] Problems with multi-machine slicing

Jeff Taylor shdwdrgn at sourpuss.net
Sun May 25 20:12:12 CEST 2014

I'm honestly not sure about that.  Other than the slicing, mailman is 
pretty much set up with defaults.  The only changes I make on the lists 
is setting them so that replies only come back to the admin, not to the 
entire list (they are mostly used to send notices to cell phones as text 

On 05/25/2014 12:07 PM, Richard Damon wrote:
> On 5/24/14, 9:53 PM, Jeff Taylor wrote:
>> Its odd, I could have sworn the slicing used to be done per recipient,
>> not per message.  I've had to check logs for a client to confirm her
>> messages went out, and generally had check all three machines to
>> verify every user received the message.
>> The rest of the process works as I expected it to.  I think were I
>> flubbed up initially (last time I thought it wasn't working right and
>> went through my process again) was that I had applied the patch to
>> Switchboard.py to all four machines.  Its just weird that it took so
>> many restarts (and some reboots) before it started slicing properly
>> again.  I haven't made any config changes since I sent my initial plea
>> for help to the list last night.
>> At least now it looks like I have my notes in order and I can finish
>> getting rid of the other ubuntu machines.  Thanks for the help!
> Could your earlier tests have been done with verp or personalization
> enabled? That might have made the slicing work per recipient as the
> messages were broken up before sending.

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