How do you block a single youtube video for an Android smartphone.

FAQ ID:    FAQ1939
Version:    1.0
Status:    Published
Published date:    02/26/2012


Youtube uses a different hostname for android smartphone videos


the url that identifies the video that is to be played has the following string in it

id=<16 alphanumeric string>

For example:


To block access to the url use the following policy

For CacheOS versions less than

url.host.exact="gdata.youtube.com" url.path.substring="id=e8aa9a9989bb292f" Deny

For CacheOS versions greater than or equal to

        url.host.exact="gdata.youtube.com" url.path.substring="id=e8aa9a9989bb292f" exception ("policy_denied")


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