the ban file is for black list of IPs or network (/24s only ) the RIP file is 'Reserved IP list'
Basically ban file is
IP;mask;who added it
Blocks the IP 10.1.1.1 with a mask of 255.255.255.255 (host specified ) and was added manually.
IP, mask , how it was added semi colon seperated
the RIP file is just a list of IPs to reserve slots for ( if they attempt to connect someone else is kicked off )
One after another in a file
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