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loopBlock adds domain name or IP address blocking using /etc/hosts file.


Mac OS X 10.3 or later

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Doesn't seem to work. I installed it under Mac OS X 10.4.5. The first time I ran it, when I tried to save the list of blocked sites, it asked me for my administrator password multiple times and never was able to authenticate, even though I'm positive that I was typing the correct password. I quit the program, re-launched it, and it would not relaunch because my etc/hosts file had been deleted. Something is very wrong here.

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Version 1.1b
Anonymous Member IconReview

Jaguar user here, system requirements say 19.3, so...

What does it actually do? Just put a dummy entry in /etc/hosts for the domain name?

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Version 0.1b
Kelley Computing (Developer)

Yes, this program just puts entries in the /etc/hosts file. This was requested...I implemented...

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Downloads 6,066
Version Downloads 4,279
License Free
Date 12 Mar 2004
Platform OS X / PPC 32
Price Free
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