I installed and updated Raspbian OS and PiHole on a Raspberry Pi Zero W. But the adblocking feature is not working.
I am attempting to make RPi as DNS for my modem over ethernet. I have assigned fixed IP addresses to wlan0 and eth0 interfaces of RPi among along with other devices in admin console of my modem:
I am attempting to make RPi as DNS for my modem over ethernet.
The same IP addresses can be seen the RPi in the tooltip from network icon:
The output of the terminal commands
nslook pi.hole and
pihole status are in the screenshot below:
The IP address for Server looks strange, perhaps because
server can't find pi.hole: NXDOMAIN.
Looking at the log of PiHole, it is detecting traffic from only itself (localhost) and from Kumar's Echo.
Here's the screenshot from Settings menu > System tab:
And here is screenshot from Settings menu > DHCP tab:
I have uninstalled, reinstalled; and performed
pihole reconfigure and
pihole restartdns several times. As suggested in another similar question, I restarted my modem after installing PiHole several times.
Any solution please?
Please note that I am not a pro or an advanced user of Linux. :)