Bering-uClibc 5.x - User Guide - Advanced Topics - Setting Up Add blocking with dnsmasq
There is a lot of info on the net about setting
dnsmasq to block advertisements, trackings... etc. This is a quick guide that shows a minimalist setup to filter add sites with
dnsmasq and maybe gets you started with a lot of options depending on your level of paranoia !
- You will need Bering-uClibc 5.x or higher.
(treading carefully :-))
Enter the command:
curl -s -d mimetype=plaintext http://pgl.yoyo.org/as/serverlist.php?hostformat=dnsmasq-server > /root/tmpfile.list
Check your file
tmpfile.list, you should have a list of server with the following format:
server=/yieldlab.net/ server=/yieldmanager.com/ server=/yieldmanager.net/ server=/... etc /
cp /root/tmpfile.list /etc/dnsmasq.d/addblock.list
/etc/dnsmasq.conf and enter:
That's it, all the nasty adds should be gone ! (well a bunch of them !)