Locking down Youtube & Google Search

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Locking down Youtube & Google Search

Post#1 by processedmeat » 06 Mar 2019, 04:12

Hi, I'm thinking about using Porteus Cloud in our nonprofit's community center. In the past with our Linux builds we would edit the etc/hosts file and add the following to force safe searching and restricted youtube: www.google.com www.google.ca plus.google.com www.youtube.com m.youtube.com youtubei.googleapis.com youtube.googleapis.com www.youtube-nocookie.com

I noticed when I ssh into the computer and edit this, I don't see any of these redirects.

Was wondering how you would setup safe searching and restricted youtube in Porteus Cloud?

Thanks for reading

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Re: Locking down Youtube & Google Search

Post#2 by fanthom » 06 Mar 2019, 05:40

Hi processedmeat,

Please try this parameter:
https://porteus-kiosk.org/parameters.ht ... me_aliases
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