Files in the
downloads repo, whilst publicly accessible, are not designed for public consumption and may not be suitable for your particular use-case.
If you wish to use the HOSTS files then please download from the following link to ensure the CDN is used:
Once a year, the host-files are purged/rebuilt to keep them under 500,000 hosts, archived versions can be found here:
https://tgc.cloud/downloads/archive/hosts.txt https://tgc.cloud/downloads/archive/hosts.alive.txt https://tgc.cloud/downloads/archive/hosts.dead.txt