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IP address blocker using /etc/hosts file.   Free
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loopBlock adds domain name or IP address blocking using /etc/hosts file.
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PPC, Mac OS X 10.3 or later






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Anonymous reviewed on 31 Aug 2004
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?
[Version 0.1b]

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Kelley Computing (developer) replied on 01 Sep 2004
Yes, this program just puts entries in the /etc/hosts file. This was requested...I implemented...
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TC_ had trouble on 27 Feb 2006
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.
[Version 1.1b]


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Downloads:6,050
Version Downloads:4,263
Type:Utilities : Security
License:Free
Date:12 Mar 2004
Platform:PPC 32 / OS X
Price:Free0.00
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loopBlock adds domain name or IP address blocking using /etc/hosts file.


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