Using DNSMasq to Block Ads on Edgerouter

This guide will explain how to install a dnsmasq blacklist in order to have built in ad blocking functionality within an Edgerouter.

You must be logged in as root in the router

In the /tmp/ directory

 curl | tar zvx 

 bash ./install_dnsmasq_blklist.v3.7.8 

If you are installing the DNSmasq blacklist for the first time, select option 0 on the menu.

If you are updating the DNSmasq blacklist Uninstall the previous version by selecting option 1.
After a successful uninstall, select option 0 to install.


  • notebook/dnsmasq_adblocking_on_edgerouter.txt
  • Last modified: 2018/06/10 06:30
  • by nevyn