Re: Host File Question



In article <DmLFh.2152$tv6.1232@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
Bgreer5050 <bgreer5050@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Is there a way to use wild cards with the host file? I want to use the host
file to prevent internet access by having the user automatically directed to
a specific internal ip address no matter what url he puts in.

If you are talking about the Windows LMHOSTS or unix /etc/hosts
then the answer is NO.

But in this newsgroup, you could be talking about any of 193
incredibly obscure host files, so the best we can answer is,
"Could you be more specific about the equipment and software
version?"
.