Tres Seaver wrote: >> Patches attached for comment. > > - -sys.maxint to changing the mail delivery to a non-transactional form. > Switching to a before commit hook is the *worst* of the optoins: it > defeats the whole point of using zope.sendmail in the first place, which > was to avoidi multiple e-mails on retried requests: if the application > doesn't want the mail to be transactional, then it should just send it > immediately (which is what the MailHost used to do). At that point, the > user would get an error screen, which couold only be cleared by the > admin fixing the mail configuration. > > The misconfiguration of the mail host in transactional mode *does* cause > the server to go into a "lockdown" mode (because errors are not supposed > to be raised in 'tpc_finish'). There is *no* database corruption, but > the transaction manager can't know that, and so it deliberately refuses > to commit more transactions until the admin un-futzes the problem (in > this case, by fixing the mailhost configuration) and restarts the server.
Yeah, what he said... Chris -- Simplistix - Content Management, Batch Processing & Python Consulting - http://www.simplistix.co.uk _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - Zope-Dev@zope.org https://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - https://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce https://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )