On Fri, Sep 23, 2016 at 06:51:23AM +0200, John Darrington wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 07:48:35PM -0400, Leo Famulari wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 09:16:55PM +0200, Ricardo Wurmus wrote:
> > Theodoros Foradis <theodoros....@openmailbox.org> writes:
> > > James Richardson writes:
> > >> John Darrington writes:
> > >>> A number of people have said that mail to this list takes a long
> time to
> > >>> show up. Today I too have noticed that some of my patches have
> not (yet)
> > >>> appeared in the archives.
> > >>
> > >> I've posted a patch several hours ago, haven't seen it in the
> > >
> > > A couple of days ago, I sent a patch series, which I resent after
> > > 16 hours , and only then it appeared duplicate in the mailing
> > > list. There seems to be some issue.
> > Usually, the first emails to the lists take a little while longer to
> > appear. After that things should be faster.
> I had this experience, too. I assume it's some sort of spam mitigation.
> Generally these mailing lists deliver mail more or less instantaneously,
> but the first time is slow.
> I don't understand what is meant by "the first time". Are you saying the
> ever email the list receives is slow, but all subsequent ones are faster - or
> are you saying something else?
The first time that a person sends an email to a given list.