mailing list management

Giles Jones giles.jones at
Thu Aug 16 00:48:48 CEST 2007

On 15 Aug 2007, at 23:30, Nick Johnson wrote:

> Wasn't it established that the problem was with the list server taking
> ages to send an OK response to messages, and the gmail (and some
> other) servers simply giving up? Seems like more of an issue with the
> list than with the client.

That maybe so, but it's dumb for it to keep sending it. It should  
give up after 1 or more attempts and mail the sender to say it failed  
to deliver.

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