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Mar 16, 2000, 04:50 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chuck Yerkes)

"Of all the new features in sendmail 8.10, one of the most eagerly anticipated is its support for multiple queues. For sites struggling under high volumes of mail, the benefits are numerous. The kicker is that setting up multiple queues in sendmail 8.10 is actually pretty simple."

"Multiple queues let you speed up your mail service in three main ways: by spreading the load among disks, by speeding up queue runners, and by reducing the number of files per directory."

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