[thelist] Email delays....

CDitty mail at redhotsweeps.com
Wed Jan 3 11:00:08 CST 2001

Thanks for the explanation.  I wasn't complaining, if I came off that 
way.  I know you guys had been done some work on the mail servers several 
months ago and I didn't know if my problem might be related.

What type of hardware do you need?  I don't have a computer to give (trying 
to get a second for myself), but I may have some components you can use.


At 09:00 AM 1/3/01, you wrote:
>Hey Chris -
>It may be a bit slower on thelist for a while.. Since I switched jobs, I 
>no longer have access to the plethora of hardware I used to... yet :)
>I used to have a 4 machine configuration serving the evolt lists, and it 
>was really fast.. about 100 seconds to send out 3500 emails. Now we're 
>down to one machine doing it.. Gimme a couple days/weeks and I'll be 
>making changes to make it faster again :)
>As always, if anyone is interested in donating used hardware or beer to 
>quench my un-ending thirst for listserver speed and malted hops, feel free 
>to contact me :)
>CDitty wrote:
>>Is it me or has anyone else been experiencing sever email delays when 
>>posting to the list?  This has been happening for about 2 weeks for me, 
>>but I have been too lazy to say anything about it.  My last message took 
>>30 minutes to show up.  I haven't had any problems like this with my 
>>other lists.
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