mail cluster with rsync

Marko Lerota mlerota at
Wed Aug 17 15:10:25 GMT 2005

Gabriel Ambuehl <gabriel_ambuehl at> writes:

> It should be good enough for 2000 mail users (I can sync a machine
> about 700000 messages on it in less than an hour over 100mbit, it'd be
> much faster even if there were SCSI disks in them). It kinda depends
> MOSTLY many mails the hoard in their maildirs and how many new ones
you get.

I'll force them with quota so maildirs should be small and they have to 
delete mails from server after they pull them. And yes they will be scsi

> By any means, rsync will put barely noticeable load on your system
> compared to spamassassin and clamav.

When I finish I'll put the documentation on mailing list. I dont know 
yet what to put for heartbeat. Probably dns and routing.

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