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I'm web-developer and I need local domains. Before 10.7.2 update, I'm just fix /etc/hosts as I need, but new update crash this solution. How fix this new "feature"?

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possible duplicate of Lion "hosts" File Bug – bmike Oct 13 '11 at 21:55
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This answer on the question Lion “hosts” File Bug is relevant here as well.

All additional entries to the HOSTS file must be above the:


Make sure there is at least one line break after the last entry. Like so: LLL.localhost LLL.localhost

Although you probably can't tell, there is another line following the # symbol. One more thing to mention, using Space instead of Tab between and localhost might help too.

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