08 Jun 2020

PiHole + dnscrypt-proxy = internet sewage filter

Category howto

Modern Internet is bloated. But it is possible to make it less bloated. You have to install those programs:

Setup suitable for GNU/Linux and MacOS

Installing PiHole

Installing dnscrypt-proxy

Follow this https://github.com/dnscrypt/dnscrypt-proxy/wiki/Installation-linux

After that you have to say to PiHole to use your dnscrypt-proxy

Next, goto to your current computer and other devices network connection settings, and set DNS to your pi.hole IP address, ( if you did it locally).

Done. You’re now using much safer and less bloated internet.


Your daily status will look like this (20%! percent of garbage)

Pi-hole daily example