At 08:20 PM 9/12/2002, Rob Schumann wrote: >Clearly using php's "mail" function will get bogged down, so I need a >script that is easy to interface to from php, but which is probably >written in perl and interfaces to sendmail in such a way that the host >server is not brought to its knees whenever the distribution is fired up. > >Does anyone have any recommendations for such scripts to handle this >(freeware or pay-for). My recommendation is to use a DB to "queue" the sending of the newsletter, then use cron to come by and pickup the process. From there you could "fork" the process and deal with the newsletter users is discrete chunks. Either that, or look at commercial software like Lyris. --- Anthony Baratta President Keyboard Jockeys "Conformity is the refuge of the unimaginative."