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Just like in windows we will see that we are now redirected to a site that does not exist. Storage and virtualization expert. To access the hosts file in Windows 7 you can use the following command in the Run Line to open notepad and the file. If you have more suggestions for any of the operating systems we coved, then leave a comment and let us know! In this example we will block Facebook. Just search for Notepad, then right-click on Notepad in the search results list, and choose to run it as administrator.

Introduction


Connectivity is provided by Mellanox ConnectX4 Gbe dual-port interfaces. Before creating the storage cluster, we must check whether our storage configuration fits the Storage Spaces Direct requirements on both hosts. The first and most obvious solution would be to replace your existing storage controller with a Storage Spaces Direct compatible one. For many LSI controllers, there are two types of firmware that can be used.

Previously, we have covered one more way to make S2D work with unsupported bus types. While it was useful in some cases, now, it brings more issues than benefits as the number of users reporting that it works unstable and causes problems has grown significantly. Also, do not forget to keep the RAID controller drivers up to date. Software by Taras Shved. September, 20 1pm PT. Appreciate how useful this article was to you?

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Just search for Notepad, then right-click on Notepad in the search results list, and choose to run it as administrator. To access the hosts file in Windows 7 you can use the following command in the Run Line to open notepad and the file.

Once notepad is open you can edit the file. In this example we will block Facebook. To do this just enter in the following after the mark. We also were not able to get to it in Google Chrome… check notes at the end.

You can use your favorite editor or even open your favorite GUI text editor. For this example we will use VIM. In order to edit the file you will need to open it as root which is why we use sudo here. Now that it is open we can edit it to redirect Facebook into nothing. You will notice that with Ubuntu there is also a section for IP6. For most needs you will only need to edit it the top section and ignore the IP6. Now we can save the file and try to go to Facebook. Just like in windows we will see that we are now redirected to a site that does not exist.

In macOS, accessing the hosts file is very similar to Ubuntu. Begin in terminal and use your favorite editor, even is you wish to call a GUI text editor, it is easier to do so from terminal. The file will look a bit more like Windows, only with a little less explanation. Again we are going to redirect Facebook.