Re: [Asrg] SMTP pull anyone?

Dave CROCKER <dhc@dcrocker.net> Tue, 18 August 2009 14:24 UTC

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John Levine wrote:
> I agree.  The main advantage I see to pull is bandwidth management,
...
> The disadvantage is that it requires that senders and receivers all be
> connected to the same network all the time, 


The disadvantages are more substantial.  This is a very high overhead model, in 
terms of hassling the recipient and in terms of transactions costs.

d/

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   Dave Crocker
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