FAQ

Does this work with SSL traffic?

Yes! This blocks adware and malware sites at the domain (DNS) level, so it will work with HTTPS as well as non-SSL pages

Will this work as a WiFi-to-WiFi bridge? (Or WiFi-to-Cellular)

In theory, if you can get the Access Point setup to work WiFi-to-WiFi then yes the adblocking part will too. However we don't have that part of the tutorial written, and most people get best performance with Ethernet-to-WiFi

My resolv.conf gets overwritten on reboot

If you'd like this to be permanent, and continue after a reboot, follow the tips suggested on the Adafruit Forums.

This guide was first published on Sep 13, 2013. It was last updated on Sep 13, 2013. This page (FAQ) was last updated on Apr 20, 2019.