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Re: Advice for moving forward with modules

by mojotoad (Monsignor)
on Feb 27, 2003 at 23:08 UTC ( #239284=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Advice for moving forward with modules

I don't know how many ip's you're anticipating to block...but if it gets very large you might consider using a DBM file for storing them -- that way you can randomly access them rather than grepping through a flat file.

Another thought is that you might want to also maintain a collection of block patterns so you can nail whole subnets or networks when desired.

Matt

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