Angus Mann wrote:

> The number of emails sent is very small. Each one is only sent after a
> user fills out a form and presses send.
> But there is a noticable lag of about 5 or sometimes 10 seconds after
> pressing "send" before the user sees the "Mail sent" page. I presume
> the reason for the lag is the time spent logging on and off a remote
> POP, then SMTP server, transferring the data etc.
> It would be better if this happened in the background - that is, the
> user could get on with doing his next task while the emails sat in a
> queue in the backgorund, being lined up and sent without PHP waiting
> for the process to finish.

sendmail is your answer. 


Per Jessen, Zürich (0.6°C)

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