Anybody else having problem *sending* mail to this list?
tjreedy at udel.edu
Fri Sep 5 02:51:12 CEST 2003
"Gerhard Häring" <gerhard.haering at opus-gmbh.net> wrote in message
news:mailman.1062713657.19120.python-list at python.org...
> On my mailserver (running a recent Postfix snapshot) I get this
> few hours:
> mylene:/var# mailq
> -Queue ID- --Size-- ----Arrival Time---- -Sender/Recipient-------
> DA10713E37 1617 Wed Sep 3 11:32:46 gh at ghaering.de
> (lost connection with mail.python.org[126.96.36.199] while sending
> of data -- message may be sent more than once)
> python-list at python.org
> However, using telnet to send mail to python-list on mail.python.org
> from the same host seems to work fine.
> Is there something strange going on?
Yes, a worldwide virus-induced mail blizzard. Someone (Skip M. I
think) annouced yesterday or so that the Python mail server was down
for a breather. Today, someone said it was backed-up, back up, but
slow. Hence, this arrived at Giganews over a day after you sent it.
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