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Disconnecting and reconnecting to the network via suspend or network manager disconnects from OpenDNS

I use OpenDNS on my wired network connection for resolving DNS queries (as shown here). This works normally from system start up as can be verified from visiting the OpenDNS test page at ...
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Simple internet traffic whitelist

I've been searching like crazy trying to find a solution to a problem that seems like it ought to be very simple. All I want to do is block all internet access at the system level, except for a ...
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How do I change the primary DNS address of my DSL connection in Ubuntu 14.04?

I am using a DSL network connection in my Ubuntu 14.04. There has been set up a primary DNS address of my ISP by default. But I want to use Google Public DNS. I tried to edit the connection by going ...
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Is there a way to pause ddclient?

I use ddclient to update my OpenDNS account for my home network (the router doesn't have this capability). Recently, I've been traveling and, at times, when my laptop joins another network it ...
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How to use google search instead of OpenDNS search in Firefox

I love OpenDNS and I love Google and I love Firefox but they do not play nicely together. OpenDNS gives me awesome functionality beyond any other DNS server right now so that I can LOCK my internet ...
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What is my DNS server?

My /etc/resolv.conf looks like this: # Dynamic resolv.conf(5) file for glibc resolver(3) generated by resolvconf(8) # DO NOT EDIT THIS FILE BY HAND -- YOUR CHANGES WILL BE OVERWRITTEN nameserver ...
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DNS Address For All Future Connections Ubuntu 12.10

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 and usually use OpenDNS or DynDNS for each of my network connections. However it can be a inconvenient having to set the DNS address for each connection individually... Is ...
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I can't use OpenDNS in my UBUNTU desktop

I wanted to use Open DNS solution in my UBUNTU PC. Also I followed the instruction from https://store.opendns.com/setup/operatingsystem/ubuntu but it's still saying I am not using Open DNS that means ...
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How do I get rid of OpenDNS?

Some months ago I set up OpenDNS. Since then, occasionally I get slow page loads and pages that redirect to a timed-out opendns page. I would like to see if removing OpenDNS will make browsing ...
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How to opendns on router with dynamic ip

OpenDNS is almost completely useless with a dynamic ip and most people have dynamic ip addresses. There isn't even a decent client for Linux to update your IP. There is a script you can install ...