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notification email fails

Postby jmir » Mon May 14, 2007 7:05 am

It seems the notification email is not being sent out (all other emails work).
I am not sure where I should start debugging.

I selected "Send this message to the users associated with this journal who have indicated that they wish to receive updates (17357 users)".

After clicking "send" the browser just goes into the "Loading..." state and remains there forever.

Is there any reason why this would fail due to the relatively large number of users?

Where should I start debugging?

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Postby asmecher » Mon May 14, 2007 8:59 am

Hi Gunther,

This code has been rewritten for OJS 2.2 to indicate progress as it sends messages. In the meantime, the code works, but many servers are configured to prevent PHP scripts from running long enough to send that many messages. Make sure your max_execution_time and max_input_time limits are set extremely high in your server's php.ini configuration file.

Alec Smecher
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