Users of RBL's

Matt Kettler mkettler at
Mon Jun 26 21:54:51 IST 2006

Chris Hammond wrote:
> I am running a caching bind server.  I found rbldnsd but everything I see points to using it
> with local hard copies of the rbl itself that has to be rsync'd from the rbl provider. 

Correct, that's because RBLDNSD is NOT intended to be used as a cache. It's
intended to run rsynced zones.

Continue using bind, or switch to a different TRUE DNS server.

rbldnsd is a special-purpose application it should not be used as a cache. It's
not designed to do that.

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