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Subject: Re: How big a mailing list?
From: Frank Bax <fbax @ sympatico . ca>
Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2005 10:05:15 -0400
To: Majordomo-Users @ greatcircle . com
In-reply-to: <431CBAB0.7060209@sonny.org>
References: <200509041952.j84JqGdw007994@nc3-0016.web.uk.netscalibur.com><200509041952.j84JqGdw007994@nc3-0016.web.uk.netscalibur.com>

But you can run into problems with that practice when a domain has limits 
on recipients per message (AOL, Yahoo, etc).


At 05:37 PM 9/5/05, Daniel Liston wrote:

>You can improve performance of delivery by keeping your list
>membership file sorted by domain.  This way, when your MTA
>receives a distribution request, it can optimize by sending
>to all the uses of each domain in a single connection.
>
>Dan Liston
>
>Robert Isaac wrote:
>>Thanks. Our new server is quite a powerful one so it should be a walk in the
>>park.
>>Bob ___________________________________________________
>>Robert Isaac
>>Director and Web Administrator
>>Volvo Owners Club
>>www.volvoclub.org.uk
>>Please include all previous text with reply
>>All messages are scanned with an antivirus scanner.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: majordomo-users-owner@greatcircle.com
>>[mailto:majordomo-users-owner@greatcircle.com] On Behalf Of Peter P. Benac
>>Sent: 04 September 2005 20:36
>>To: robert.isaac@volvoclub.org.uk; Majordomo-Users@greatcircle.com
>>Subject: Re: How big a mailing list?
>>I had one in the 10K range. Depending on the system it may take a while to
>>get it all out, but it did a fine job of doing so.
>>Regards,
>>Pete
>>----
>>Peter P. Benac, CCNA
>>Emacolet Networking Services, Inc
>>Providing Network and Systems Project Management and Installation and Web
>>Hosting.
>>Phone: 919-618-2557
>>Web: http://www.emacolet.com
>>Need quick reliable Systems or Network Management advice visit
>>http://www.nmsusers.org
>>To have principles...
>>              First have courage.. With principles comes integrity!!!
>>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: majordomo-users-owner@greatcircle.com
>>[mailto:majordomo-users-owner@greatcircle.com] On Behalf Of Robert Isaac
>>Sent: Sunday, September 04, 2005 02:49
>>To: Majordomo-Users@greatcircle.com
>>Subject: How big a mailing list?
>>
>>How big a mailing list can Majordomo accommodate? One of the lists I want to
>>set up is around 5000.
>>Majordomo 1.94.5
>>Sendmail 8.13.1
>>O/S RHESL4
>>Apache 2.0.52
>>Perl 5.8.5
>>Bob
>>___________________________________________________
>>Robert Isaac
>>Director and Web Administrator
>>Volvo Owners Club
>>www.volvoclub.org.uk
>>Please include all previous text with reply All messages are scanned with an
>>antivirus scanner.
>>



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