Pi-Hole 3.1.4: Hotfix for IPv6 CIDR bug

Hi folks, just a quick post to mention that we’ve pushed a hotfix which should resolve any issues you may have been seeing related to IPv6 blocking.

Full details can be found on the GitHub repo.

Thanks to all those who reported this to us, keep your eyes for a bigger release coming soon™

There may be an issue in a small number of installs running pihole -up, if you are affected please run the following commands to reset your local repository, this will get you onto 3.1.4 and should fix pihole -up if it was broken.

sudo rm -rf /etc/.pihole

sudo git clone https://github.com/pi-hole/pi-hole /etc/.pihole

pihole -r

Pi-hole Core 2.13.2 / Web 2.5.2

This release includes fixes and tweaks, but the main thing you may be interested in is the new Pi-hole Checkout feature.

We’ve made it a bit easier for the users who want to check out what’s happening in our development branches.  If you decide you want to check out some of the features we are working on prior to release, this is the place to do it.  Be aware that the development branches are our test grounds so things can and will break so we do not recommend trying this in a production environment. Continue reading “Pi-hole Core 2.13.2 / Web 2.5.2”

Pi-hole 2.13 Core / 2.5 Web

What’s new?

Don’t forget to vote for your favorite feature requests (or submit your own).  This release includes seven of your requests.

  • The project will now use EUPL for it’s license.  All code previous to this master release will remain under their respective licenses.
  • You will now have the choice to install the Web interface or not.
  • You can see hostnames in the query log now.
  • Whitelisted domains can be hidden from the Top Domains list.
  • We have added a custom timer for the disable option and a countdown clock after disabling.

Continue reading “Pi-hole 2.13 Core / 2.5 Web”

DNSSEC And Wildcarding Available In Pi-hole Core 2.12 / Web 2.4

We are happy to release another new version of Pi-hole (Core and Web).  Your support and contributions have helped it become a reality.  This release includes several fixes and tweaks, which you can read about on changes.pi-hole.net.  We have also added some new features.

DNSSEC

You requested it and we implemented it.  Once enabled, there is a link you can click that will check to see if it is working. Continue reading “DNSSEC And Wildcarding Available In Pi-hole Core 2.12 / Web 2.4”

Coming Soon To A Pi-hole Near You: FTL

We know the Web interface has been very slow when people’s query logs get too large, so we are here to preview something that addresses this and we are branding it FTL (Faster Than Light) to fit with the theme of Pi-hole and also to indicate how much better it performs over PHP.

This wasn’t much a problem in the early days of Pi-hole because the Web interface was pretty basic and the ad lists were reasonably small.  Now that users can add their own block lists and are using Pi-hole in enterprise environments, the quantity of daily queries people are generating has increased. Continue reading “Coming Soon To A Pi-hole Near You: FTL”