[Samba] Request for feedback

Nick Pappin npappin at latahfcu.org
Wed Jul 22 19:33:05 MDT 2009

I think that half a meg should always be more than enough text even if you
attach a pcap or a log file. If it is going to be over 512K it needs to go
into a bug report.

W. Nick Pappin

On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 6:10 PM, Adam Tauno Williams <awilliam at whitemice.org
> wrote:

> 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
> +1
> 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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