> Hi Guys / gals, > > I ran a test recently sending emails to a list of clients (1000 or so) > from a PHP / MySQL powered system. > When sending via Sendmail this was VERY slow, taking several minutes to > complete. > When I switched over to Qmail the whole process takes only 10 or 15 > seconds. > Seems it's the MTA that causes the biggest overhead in the equation... and > Qmail is so much nicer than Sendmail!
IIRC it is also an area where the Windows implementation of PHP is superior (for a pleasant change) on a volume/performance basis (I read somewhere that this is because a stub SMTP service is included in the interface). Regards, =dn -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php