On Tue, Jun 19, 2001 at 11:39:32AM +0100, Leon Brocard wrote:
> Greg Cope sent the following bits through the ether:
> > I want to design a mailer for sending large numbers of individual
> > messages to a large list.
> You're writing a mailer in Perl. Mailers have been done before. If
> you're using a slow one, then look at other ones, such as exim.

The trouble is that practically all mailers will write the queue file to
disk before they do *anything* else, for safety reasons.  If I
understood the initial message correctly, this is his problem.

I think that qmail, exim and postfix all fall into this category.  I
have a feeling that it can be turned off in sendmail, but you'd need to


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