Re: Finding the Bottleneck
Yes that is correct. The design of qmail forces a connection for each
email message. Changing that behaviour would require massive patching.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tomasz Papszun" <email@example.com>
To: "Rich Puhek" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: "Jason Lim" <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Friday, June 08, 2001 6:04 PM
Subject: Re: Finding the Bottleneck
> On Thu, 07 Jun 2001 at 22:47:09 -0500, Rich Puhek wrote:
> > Also, there are probably some optimizations you can do for queue sort
> > order. I'm most familiar with Sendmail, not qmail, so I don't know the
> > exact settings, but try to process the queue according to recipient
> > domain. That way, you gain some advantages with holding SMTP
> > open to a server, rather than closing and reopening a session, etc.
> > --Rich
> If my memory serves me well, qmail opens a new session for each message,
> even if this message is to be delivered to the same server.
> I may be wrong though.
> Tomasz Papszun SysAdm @ TP S.A. Lodz, Poland | And it's only
> email@example.com http://www.lodz.tpsa.pl/ | ones and zeros.
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