Re: [OFF-TOPIC] sendmail (was: Re: someone knows a good sendmail mailing list ?)

From: Chris Wedgwood (
Date: Fri Feb 09 2001 - 22:37:06 EST

On Thu, Feb 08, 2001 at 05:50:40PM +0000, Henning P. Schmiedehausen wrote:

    Ok, admittedly not on Linux. If this gets repeated again and
    again on LKM, maybe it should read "sendmail on Linux can not
    handle the load" [1].

Whilst I admit sendmail is a horrible monster which I hope never to
deal with again; I wonder why you claim performance if better on OSs
other than linux (presumaby you mean comaprable hardware and

In my experience, sendmail performs no worse under linux than
elsewhere and sometimes better (asynchronous metadata writes
suspected to be the cause, not verified)

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