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Re: The user has no freedom but to consent

The problem with hosts files is they don't allow wildcards. So when they point to you a dynamically made up server name, ie, it won't match. There are two better ways to do it. You can do wildcard matching in a proxy.pac file. You can create your own internal dns server, and create fake zone files that point * to I like the second one because it automatically applies to all of my devices, tablets, phones, etc on the local network.

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