Sending bulk email from a Python script

Steve Lamb grey at
Mon Mar 8 23:42:57 CET 2004

On 2004-03-08, Simon Willison <cs1spw at> wrote:
> I'm looking into building a simple one-way (announce only) mailing list 
> system. The system will bulk-send messages to lists of around 5,000 email 
> addresses. What's the most efficient way of delivering this kind of email 
> volume from a Python script? The script will be running on a dedicated 
> server with full access to sendmail etc.

    Install Mailman and make the list postable only by you.  :P

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