Seems to be working ok this end.

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From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On
Behalf Of Thomas Ward
Sent: 30 April 2010 23:17
To: Gamers Discussion list
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] list should be normal again


Hi raul,
Thanks for the update. I was wondering if the queue was majorly backed up
from all that down time.  The message I got from gmail last time I tried to
send something seamed to indicate that the message queue was full of
undelivered messages.

Cheers!


On 4/30/10, Raul A. Gallegos <r...@asmodean.net> wrote:
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> Hello all. The short of it is that email on the gamers list should be 
> trickling back through. This means that you should see messages even 
> from a few days ago start coming through. Now if you want more 
> technical details on why and how, read on. Otherwise, keep listing on 
> game related topics. If you have questions about this, please email 
> gamers-ow...@audyssey.org, not the list.
>
> What happened is that because we have over 300 members on the list, 
> many email messages were getting delayed by various email service 
> providers such as Comcast, Gmail, and Yahoo to name a few. The way 
> Mailman was configured for this list was so that this would not 
> happen. However due to the problems over the weekend with the server 
> needing to be rebuilt, things got set back to defaults. This of course 
> meant that Mailman would sometimes try to send 100 messages at a time. 
> Breaking it down. If there are 300 members on a list and 5 people 
> email in 5 minutes, that's a total of 1500 messages which get sent 
> out. 300 times 5 equals 1500. Now let's say that there are several 
> Yahoo subscribers. Mailman would bundle messages to quickly get them 
> there, but Yahoo says, hey now! Don't spam me with so many messages. 
> So to protect itself, it causes the messages to either bounce away or 
> to delay for a time. The fix is to make Mailman not send so many at 
> once, thus insuring a smooth list flow like we are used to. So now 
> that those things have been configured, mail from now on should be 
> delivered like what we are used to. However this also means that some 
> of you may either not get prior messages, or if you do get them, they 
> will be delayed as the queue clears out by your isp.
>
> Hopefully things will resume like normal, but if you have any 
> concerns, definitely let me know. My email address is in this message, 
> or you can always email gamers-ow...@audyssey.org.
>
> Many thanks.
>
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