Reminder Re: samba-technical mailing list restrictions/limitations

simo idra at
Tue Sep 16 23:12:28 GMT 2008

On Wed, 2008-09-17 at 00:41 +0200, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> Hi John,
> John wrote:
> > I just want to give you all a heads-up that things are getting a little 
> > out-of-hand.  I just cleared a bunch of emails that are over 128MB in size.  
>                                                                ^^^
> I think you mean 128kb there; that doesn't seem like very much these
> days and I often have patches that just cross that maximum. Could this
> limit perhaps be extended to 250k ?

To be honest some people get mail still via modems (or smartphones on
slow GPRS networks) today, and 128k are still quite long to get.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at>
Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat Inc. <simo at>

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