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Re: RFC 5966 and rbldnsd

From: Matus UHLAR - fantomas <uhlar_at_nospam>
Date: Sun Dec 04 2011 - 17:17:59 GMT

>> 1: use rbldnsd to dump zone to (Gigaram usage)

>On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 4:02 PM, Matus UHLAR - fantomas <>wrote:
>> I doubt rbldns is able to dump zone content.
>> many DNSBL providers support also BIND format.
>> Note that BIND takes much more RAM space

On 02.12.11 17:22, Matthias Leisi wrote:
>man rbldnsd:
>| -d Dump all zones to stdout in BIND format and exit. This may be
>That's what we use for the BIND export of data (create
>rbldnsd-formatted file, and let rbldnsd -d create the BIND file).

hmmm didn't know about this one. But don't you think it's worth it?
rbldnsd can automatically reread data files when they change, and takes
up much less memory. I don't think TCP is that important for this kind
of service...
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