[Catalyst] Email group of people
perrin at elem.com
Wed Apr 5 03:12:22 CEST 2006
All you really need to do is avoid the slow SMTP delivery to foreign
> - Write the mail and list of recipients to the database and then let
> cron process them later?
That's what I do. I already have a queue system like this in place for
other reasons, but cron should be fine. This one scales well. More
work than necessary though, for this amount of mail.
> - Get all I need out of the database and then fork and send the mail?
I've learned not to think that will be easy. Very hard to debug.
> - Just do $c->email in a loop and use some kind of please wait
If you have a local SMTP server or something like qmail-inject, that
will be the simplest route and will work fine for this much mail. See
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