How to Block Network browsing with UBUNTU Desktop.

NoOp glgxg at
Mon Jul 7 21:32:10 UTC 2008

On 07/07/2008 11:10 AM, Indika Rupasinghe wrote:
> Hi All,
> I need to block network browsing only for few user accounts on my Ubuntu
> Hardy Desktop. ( Places -> Network).
> Is their any easy way to doing it. But he need to have access to a Network
> Printer.
> Thanx,
> Indika

You might have a look at sabayon (and/or Pesselus):

sudo apt-get install sabayon
[will appear in 'System|Administration|User Profile Editor' after install]

Brief pessulus example:

sudo apt-get install pessulus
[will appear in 'System|Administration|Lockdown Editor' after install]

Note: on both you can lock down the panels etc., & if you don't want the
user to have access to firefox etc., just remove it from the panel for
that user.
and for firefox:

And an old but still useful info page:
and many more:

Oli has a blueprint to provide a better approach...

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