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Does this actually work?
Authored by: melquiades on Oct 28, '02 11:06:15AM

I thought that OS X only used /etc/hosts in single user mode, and one had to use Netinfo for this sort of thing.

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Easily in Jaguar, tougher in others...
Authored by: robg on Oct 28, '02 11:12:23AM
See this hint... -rob.

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it does for me in jaguar
Authored by: kap on Oct 28, '02 06:29:08PM

i've never used any version of os x besides jaguar.. if i knew /etc/hosts didn't work in prior versions, i would've mentioned something when i submitted the tip.. sorry about that :|

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