I added some domains to block (
127.0.0.1 mydomain.com) to my
/etc/hosts file and for some reason, Safari seems to be ignoring them.
I have tried:
- disabling Safari extensions,
- clearing the cache (
sudo dscacheutil -flushcache),
- restarting Safari and the Mac altogether.
Chrome respects the
/etc/hosts changes, but Safari does not. Attached is a sample of my
I am running Safari 6.0.4 with Mountain Lion 10.8.3
## # Host Database # # localhost is used to configure the loopback interface # when the system is booting. Do not change this entry. ## 127.0.0.1 localhost 255.255.255.255 broadcasthost ::1 localhost fe80::1%lo0 localhost 127.0.0.1 facebook.com