[SURBL-Discuss] RFC: remove zone files from SURBL web site

Jeff Chan jeffc at surbl.org
Thu Jan 20 01:56:58 CET 2005

On Wednesday, January 19, 2005, 8:42:13 AM, Jose Cruz wrote:
> Jeff Chan wrote:
>> I'd like to get rid of the sc and ws bind and rbldnsd zone files
>> from the SURBL web site and replace them with a note asking
>> people to use rsync instead.  Does anyone have any comments on
>> this?  We don't want people grabbing the zone files from the web
>> site since rsync is so much more efficient.

> I think I'm doing bind transfers. I'll stop it.

Thanks.  Do you have rsync access?  If not, please request
it at:


> Also, to save bandwidth with rsync, you can consider gziping the
> your zone files.

rsync only transmits differences, so the bandwidth is small,
especially since the zone files don't change very much.

Jeff C.
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