On Fri, Nov 26, 2010 at 12:34 PM, Adam Thompson <athom...@athompso.net> wrote:
> The specific country involved might take far less than that; accuracy also
> matters.
> For example, I can block about 80% of Africa with less than ten rules.
> Blocking 100% of Africa takes hundreds of entries.
> I do recall there was a way previously discussed on-list to import huge
> aliases; unfortunately, I *think* it consisted of download (backup)
> config.xml, edit it programmatically, then upload (restore) it.

You don't want to do that with 20K+ entries in 1.2.x, the XML parser
in 1.2.x is too slow.

The countryblock package handles basically the same functionality
automatically in a way that doesn't slow things down.

>   I also
> think there are enhancement requests still open for 2.0 to make this
> easier, but of course I can't find them right now...

Nothing still open as it's already done.

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