[Gross] gross 1.0.1 dnsbl/dnswl

Eino Tuominen eino at utu.fi
Sat Aug 2 20:15:57 EEST 2008

Steve wrote:
> Hello list
> Is there an possibility in gross to give different weight for a 
> dnsbl/dnswl response? I mean: There are dnsbl's/dnswl's out there
> giving different results depending on the query you do. For example 
> hostkarma.junkemailfilter.com sends following responses back:

No, there is no way to do that. It would be an excellent enhancement, 
though. Right now I can't come up with a clean way to express that in 
config file. Maybe something like


The config system really needs a rewrite, the syntax is getting quite 

> Another example would be lookups to zz.countries.nerd.dk
> (http://countries.nerd.dk/more.html). They return the ISO 3166 A 2
> country code of the IP. This is a great way to just make one single
> lookup and either white list all countries you don't want to greylist
> or to give with just one single lookup a weight to all the countries
> you would like to block/greylist.

A good idea, too.

   Eino Tuominen

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