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Slackware 14.2-Dnsmasq-2.77-Dnssec-Dnscrypt-Part-1

Posted 06-08-2017 at 11:21 AM by arniekat

Source - Dnsmasq Manpage, ArchLinux Wiki

In this tutorial, we will configure dnsmasq with dnssec and dnscrypt-proxy along with Adblocking. What happens is you configure dnsmasq to use 3 (three) instances of dnscrypt-proxy. In their turn, the dnscrypt-proxy servers MUST be DNSSEC-Enabled, thus enabling the dnssec extensions. Then you will also create a dnsmasq-formatted hosts file at /etc/dnsmasq.d/adblock.nsakey.20170526 which will contain approximately 70,000 entries with adservers,...
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Slackware 14.2-Dnsmasq-2.77-Dnssec-Dnscrypt-Part-2

Posted 06-08-2017 at 11:18 AM by arniekat


Privacy extensions

When a client acquires an address through SLAAC its IPv6 address is derived from the advertised prefix and the MAC address of the network interface of the client. This may raise security concerns as the MAC address of the computer can be easily derived by the IPv6 address. In order to tackle this problem the IPv6 Privacy Extensions standard (RFC 4941) has been developed....
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Exton|OS Build 170607 with Mate 1.8.0, Refracta Tools (build your own live Ubuntu system) and kernel 4.11.0-5-exton

Posted 06-07-2017 at 07:16 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 06-07-2017 at 08:56 AM by exton

NEWS 170607 ABOUT Exton|OS with Mate 1.18.0 and Refracta Tools
The Desktop Environment is Mate 1.18 (A fork of GNOME 2. It provides an intuitive and attractive desktop environment using traditional metaphors for Linux and other Unix-like operating systems).

Program content in build 170607: Refracta Tools, Firefox, Gimp, Vlc and GParted. Also all necessary additions in order to install programs from source. All packages have been updated to the latest available version as at June...
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RaspAnd Nougat 7.1.2 for Raspberry Pi 3 and Pi 2 Build 170605 with GAPPS, Kodi 17.3, Aptoide TV, SnapTube and Clash of Clans

Posted 06-05-2017 at 05:18 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 170605 ABOUT RaspAnd Nougat 7.1.2
I have finally managed to make a version of RaspAnd Nougat 7.1.2 with GAPPS, which can be installed to a Micro SD card (preferable a class 10 card) in Windows 10 using Win32 Disk Imager. You can alternatively (of course) use the dd-command in a Linux system. Unzip the downloaded file Then open a terminal and run the command dd if=raspand-nougat-7.1.2-gapps-kodi-snaptube-aptoide-tv-clashofclans-7400mb-170605.img...
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Using aliases

Posted 05-31-2017 at 07:52 AM by loadedmind

This topic assumes you know better than to test in production or on a system you depend on for your livelihood. When in doubt, spin up a VM and test. Then, when you're 1000% sure there will be no impact on your system, only then can you use what I've outlined here. I take no responsibility for your goof-ups.

In this post, I'll cover the use of aliases, why you should (or shouldn't) use them, how it can save you time and potential...
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