[lfs-dev] Email/Mailing List Timing test

Matt Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Aug 20 13:04:29 PDT 2012


On Mon, 2012-08-20 at 11:20 -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> > Sending at 11:10 CDT (GMT+5)
> 
> The parent message is in the mailman archives at 11:11.  I emptied the 
> mailq before the test.  The load on the system is 0.10.
> 
> My ping time from Texas to Canada is about 100ms.  Could someone from 
> Europe test the response?  (IP 216.171.237.234)
> 
> Note that I also unsubscribed some of the users where the mailq said 
> there were a lot of messages timed out.
> 
> I check the spam levels every day.  Generally there are on the order of 
> 3-10 per mailing list.  That wouldn't be a large load for the system.

Pings are about right here ~300ms.  That said, I was checking my email
this morning using the web client on quantum and it saw the same delay.

Odd.  I'll see how things go tonight.  Thanks for taking a look!

Matt.





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