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Hosts files problems

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by darkviper, Oct 19, 2003.

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    i kno od and use hostsfile to block ads and then hide the banner spaces witj a mozilla firebird tweak but now that i have a large hosts file 512k whenever i connect then try to visit a page for the first time there is a long daelay of about 1 min before the page is even found after that the web works normally. i am sure this is hosts file related because it happend after i updated my hosts file with the one u can find around the net. is there a work aroung or fix for this?
     
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