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SubjectRe: gmail is a bit too popular..
On Mon, May 07, 2007 at 06:35:11PM +0300, Matti Aarnio wrote:
> On Mon, May 07, 2007 at 11:03:54AM -0400, John Anthony Kazos Jr. wrote:
> > > In the linux-kernel -list subscribers domain popularity
> > > analysis I got following results:
> > >
> > > 2101
> > > 49
> > > 46
> ....
> > How about some elitism here? Dedicate a certain number of streams to
> > everything-except-gmail, so MTAs from the 21st century can get their mail
> > faster, and set the rest on gmail-only. Slows down gmail and speeds up the
> > rest?
> No need. gmail has done that slowing down all by themselves quite handily..
> VGER has dedicated number of streams to gmail, and bigger pools to elsewere.
> The gmail parallelism-pool is configured so that daily message volume does
> usually make it thru in a day. I would prefer it going much faster...
> If you are interested to see VGER's queues and monitor gauges, they are viewable
> with tools at web-page:
> Most of what it tells is not easily understandable, and much needs deep internal
> system knowledge to be understood at all - but mostly the queue display is
> self-explanatory.
> /Matti Aarnio
> PS: Contact address for VGER's postmasters is:

BTW (not related to gmail):
Are there any news regarding the buggy 451 handling in zmailer I'm
reporting again and again that regularly results in every single
linux-kernel message sent to me being delayed by up to 13 hours?



"Is there not promise of rain?" Ling Tan asked suddenly out
of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
Pearl S. Buck - Dragon Seed

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