Would I have a performance gain if I list entries in my hosts file to domains that are pointing to the server machine?
I must admit, I'm a software engineer and this stuff is not really one of my areas of expertise. I have a Web Application in .NET 4 which connects to various web services hosted on the same machine. ...
I would like to route all my *.local or *.dev domains to a specific IP, either the IP of my Ubuntu VM or localhost. Is this possible? Can I use the /etc/hosts file? I am running Mac OS X Snow ...