Subject: Re: off topic majordomo question.
To: Carrie Jones <>
From: Wojciech Puchar <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 08/02/2001 19:23:40
> sure that someone here will know the answer. I am curious about how much
> volume is run through a qmail/majordomo set up. (I've heard rumors that
> netbsd uses such.) And if so, what kind of server is running it (large
> disk, small disk, raid array, fast processor, slow processor, bus, etc.) I
> am trying to pin down a bottleneck on a qmail/mlm setup and wondering if I
> could just use majordomo instead to help throughput (200 mail messages
> seem to occupy the mailserver I've got for about 1/2 hour.) (I am
> personally thinking this is ridiculous, but I need verification.)

remove every sync() and fsync() from qmail and every other mailers code
and it will give big speedup but it's not RFC compliant (in case of hard
crash some mail may be lost).