It blocks connections to and from hosts specified in huge blocklists (thousands or millions of IP ranges). Its origin seeds in targeting aggressive IPs while you use P2P. However the team is very small and with few spare time. The Windows version of this program has been discontinued in favor of other applications (Phoenix Labs encourage current Peer Guardian users to migrate to Peer Block which is based on Peer Guardian 2 Development on Peer Guardian started in late 2002, led by programmer Tim Leonard.The first public version was released in 2003, at a time when the music industry started to sue individual file sharing users (a change from its previous stance that it would not target consumers with copyright infringement lawsuits).Peer Guardian is Phoenix Labs premier IP blocker for OS X.Peer Guardian integrates support for multiple lists, list editing, automatic updates, and blocking all of IPv4 (TCP, UDP, ICMP, etc), making it the safest and easiest way to protect your privacy on P2P. Peer Guardian is Phoenix Labs premier IP blocker for OS X.Clicked list manager and it opens and shows the list of blocklists that you have loaded.Peer Guardian is a privacy oriented firewall application.
One or more of my lists require an I-BLOCKLIST subscription. Is it the recording industry putting pressure on someone? I just installed a new install of peerguardian on a fresh ubuntu 16.04.The original version was released for free and the source code was made available under an open source license. The development of version 2.0 was led by Cory Nelson, and aimed to resolve many of the shortcomings of Version 1.Due to Version 1.0 only blocking TCP ports Peer then shifted to uk where Protowall, The blocklist Manager, B. Version 2 enabled support for more protocols (TCP, UDP, ICMP, etc.), multiple block lists, and automatic updates.Maybe the traffic limiting to PG has started already? Many of the blocklists at bluetack are already incorporated into PG2.People who have doubled up on lists are putting a strain on the Bluetack servers updating PG2. Furthermore, Bluetack have changed a file extension, which may cause a problem, if it is then, download PG2 and reinstall. I've reinstalled PG and its still not updating So I got list manager and when I click, check sources then process (to download the new lists, like the old version did) it gives errors, one of which being that it doesnt know the frackin sources....wtfark Okay, so you've opened PG.Back OT, I've noticed that sometimes it has trouble connecting to update the lists but usually don't worry too much as it is not a 100% failsafe at the end of the day.There has been some issues with people having PG setup to download the normal blocklists from the PG links as well as the lists from uk when in fact they are the same lists.Peer Guardian is a free and open source program developed by Phoenix Labs.It is capable of blocking incoming and outgoing connections based on IP blacklists.The only way I got it to work, was to download a fresh copy to install, same version. Cheers, Masa :) How to set up BLM correctly link from Bluetack ISS forum is uk/forum...q&CODE=02&qid=21Do you know any other sources of that guide?e: sorry, my mistake, just forgot to login, it's working Now that's a bold statement to make with your first post (and no evidence included to back up your claims btw).