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Detailed information about PYTHON proxy: Munchy
Proxy Name Munchy
Language and version python version: ??
HTTP version 1.0
HTTPS Connect no
Windows NTLM support no
Last updated YYYY-MM-DD 2000-04-25
Platform all
Author Neil Schemenauer
Home page http://arctrix.com/nas/python/munchy.py
Primary features Design pattern for basic content filtering and blocking
Features Munchy is designed to strip ads and other time/bandwidth consuming and privacy invading stuff.
License 2000-01-01
Design Architecture Threaded
Notes The content filtering database is well out-of-date.