OT: email size limits

DAve dave.list at pixelhammer.com
Thu Jan 22 13:38:13 GMT 2009

Steven Andrews wrote:
> So, just for self-evaluation, what’s everyone else doing for email size 
> limits?  I want to make sure we’re in the range of the rest of the world.

We are an ISP with mostly corp clients. We enforce a 20mb limit in and 
out with FTP provided for larger files. We also "expect" all attachments 
to be zipped before we hear complaints about size limits or file types 
being quarantined.

> "If your only tool is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail."

Love the quote, one of my fathers favorites, and very true in the IT world.


The whole internet thing is sucking the life out of me,
there ain't no pony in there.

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