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I want to block in elinks the Yahoo sites (www.yahoo.com and all its subdomains fr.yahoo.com, etc). I tried with Squid (squid.conf):

acl Badsites dstdomain .yahoo.com
http_acces deny Badsites

and in elinks.conf:

set.protocol.http.proxy.host = "proxy.host:3128"
set.protocol.http.proxy.user = ""
set.protocol.http.proxy.passwd = ""

but it doesn't work. It tells me Host not found on every site I try to access. Do you have any idea why it behaves that way and can you tell me a solution?

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Shouldn't http_acces be http_access? –  gertvdijk Dec 17 '12 at 14:12
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I think you have to write localhost:3128, and you missed the sintax a little, it's set protocol.http.proxy.host, without the first dot.

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