Testing Performance Mail Relay

By Russell Coker.

Published by The Open Source Developers' Conference Papers

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A description of the new Black Hole Mailer component of my Postal MTA benchmark suite, how it works, why it is needed, and some test results from using it.

Keywords: MTA, Mail server, SMTP, POP, tar-pit, grey-list

Article: Electronic (PDF File; 132.140KB). Published by The Open Source Developers' Conference Papers.

Russell Coker

Russell Coker has been using Linux since 1993. He started using Linux commercially in 1995 for an Internet cafe and ISP he started. Between 1996 and 2002 he worked for a number of large ISPs and became interested in testing the performance of ISP infrastructure. He started working on SE Linux in 2001 and from 2003 to early 2006 worked for Red Hat on the integration of SE Linux into Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.