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. Bering-uClibcx.x comes with
dnsmasq already installed, so here is a quick guide that shows a simple setup that will filter out advertisements sites from web pages on your networked devices, how lucky can we get !
- 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 !)
Hum yeah! don't forget to save your configuration, a simple:
lrcfg and s) Save configuration