Bind DNS

Steve Bertrand iaccounts at
Fri May 23 14:09:58 UTC 2008

Derek Ragona wrote:
> At 09:10 PM 5/22/2008, Ruel Luchavez wrote:
>> Hi ALL,
>> Is it possible in BIND DNS to block images in a certain sites? like for
>> example the popular friends site ( friendster),
>> i want to block most images in that site so that client will be irritated
>> that their images don't load perfectly. but s till
>> they can visit their site?
>> Any idea guys?
>> thans
> define in your hosts any host or URL you want to block as the localhost, 
> You can google for whole host files to use to block a bunch of different 
> annoying sites.

I assumed by the OP's original message that this was a workplace-type 
environment, and figured that he wouldn't want to hand-manage this type 
of thing.

Also, pardon my ignorance, but if you were to DNS redirect a domain name 
to a specific IP with BIND, wouldn't you have to create a DNS zone for 
each domain name?


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