[Samba] Request for feedback

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Wed Jul 22 19:10:05 MDT 2009

On Wed, 2009-07-22 at 17:39 -0500, John H Terpstra - Samba Team wrote:
> A number of years back it became necessary to limit the size of messages
> that could be posted to the samba mailing list. The current limit is 64
> KBytes.
> While it continues be be desirable to block large spam messages, I
> believe it is time to ask current subscribers for their preferences.
> This list is here to serve the wishes and needs of our subscribers. We
> wonder if the time is right to review the size limit of messages that
> can be sent to this list.
> Please help us to understand your wishes.
> What size limit should we observe for messages to this list?
> 1) 64 KBytes


Seems like plenty of room to me;  isn't a single typed page ~5KB?  So
64KB is 13 pages,  I know I don't want to read a 13 page message. :)

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