scaling of DNS & mail servers

Thomas Duterme thomas at
Fri Mar 30 13:12:57 UTC 2001

Oops, sorry.  The throughput for each server on a busy day is about 200-250K messages/day.


Sometime near Fri, Mar 30, 2001 at 08:25:33AM +0100, Matthew Thompson wrote:
> > Just a quick question. I have a series of small qmail servers 
> > (6 of 'em so far) and our organzation is scaling mail 
> > linearly for now.  (I don't see us getting above 6 any time 
> > soon though...)
> > I'm planning on implementing this and locking the box down 
> > properly (no queries from anyone but itself), but I wanted to 
> > hear what others had to think about this type of scaling.  
> > Are there any other ideas on how to scale mail and dns properly?
> What sort of throughput do these servers get? 

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