[clug-talk] Open Source Net Nanny-esque program

bogi khangyi at shaw.ca
Thu Mar 31 10:41:28 PST 2005

Hi Evan.
Check out http://www.ssmedia.com/utilities/hosts/
this is a hosts file, but it is maintained, so you only need to update it
from time to time. Mine is about a year old, and i still don't see ads and 
stuff on my box :-)

On March 31, 2005 10:07, Evan Brown wrote:
> Hi Guys
> Thanx for the suggestions, there is only 1 computer that needs to be
> locked down so I'm not sure if making a proxy server for that one
> computer is worth while. I'm going to check out this prioxy program, it
> seems that you need to create a black list of sites for it though, there
> are places on the net that have such lists are there not?
> Evan
> bogi wrote:
> >Hi Evan.
> >Try privoxy
> >http://www.privoxy.org/
> >it has a win32 version :-)
> >Cheers
> >Szemir
> >
> >On March 30, 2005 15:43, Evan Brown wrote:
> >>Hi Guys
> >>
> >>My wife needs me to find a piece of software like net nanny that can
> >>stop users from going to gambling sites. She works for a non-profit
> >>organization so they don't have much money. Also they run windooze on
> >>the public machine, anyone have any suggestions. I figured if it was
> >>open source this crowd would know, I'm also googling for answers, trying
> >>not to be totally lazy :).
> >>
> >>Thanx
> >>Evan Brown
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