Here is a program to convert a Firefox bookmarks file from using hostnames, requiring DNS lookups, to IP addresses retrieved by the use of ping. This may be helpful in the case of a web site's being pulled from the DNS servers, at least, as I understand DNS.
I'm rather new to all of this, as you'll see if you glance at the source code (around 200 well styled lines). I'm hoping a few people will find this useful and, too, that some experienced programmers can point out problems and make suggestions.
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