Benefit of DNS caching?

Julian Field mailscanner at
Tue Jan 21 11:48:04 GMT 2003

At 10:14 21/01/2003, you wrote:
>Is their any benefit in installing BIND on a MailScanner box for DNS caching
>of RBLs, without being subscribed for zone transfers?

You really at least need fast access to a local DNS server. If you haven't
got a DNS server very close by, then running a simple caching BIND on the
MailScanner box itself would help.
Julian Field
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