How can I stop my Ubuntu machine from making calls to the Ubuntu Music Search API (http://alkes.canonical.com/)?
Disclaimer: I'm not familiar with the Ubuntu Music Search API service
If all else fails, simply divert the hostname to a different IP. The calls won't stop but the external traffic will as it should 404 immediately.
Do this by editing your
For example, you may add
Here's a one-liner command to do the task: