mailpost message size limit?

Russ Allbery rra at
Mon May 17 09:04:02 UTC 2004

Roel van der Made <inn at> writes:

> I have this problem with my mailpost setup. 
> Posts sent to several mail alias are posted into several inn newsgroups
> fine, but post larger then 7MB are handled fine but do not show up in
> the newsgroup neither in the spool directory of the newsgroup. 
> When I test posts with random data attachments up to 7MB all things go
> fine.

I think we need more log information, if you're still having this problem.
Could you show your mail server logs, and then check your news server logs
and see if there was even a connection from mailpost at the same time?

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