[Pkg-exim4-users] Throttle or limit deliveries to smarthost?

Marc Haber mh+pkg-exim4-users at zugschlus.de
Tue Mar 20 13:57:08 CET 2007

On Mon, Mar 19, 2007 at 05:01:39PM -0600, Dave Price wrote:
> Do not launch/spawn more than x queue processes at once.

This is possible, see load control in spec.txt

> Do not send more than y bytes or z messages per second to smart_host

This is not possible with exim's means.

> I only use a single smart_host for outside deliveries, and I want to
> prevent flooding of my internet connection or smarthost when I send
> mail to a distribution list.

If you are delivering via a smarthost, your exim will anyway only send
out a single copy of the message with the appropriate envelope.


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