I have a pi-hole running in my home network, but when traveling, connecting to it through a VPN is too slow. I found maza, which uses dnsmasq and a blacklist to block ads on a website. It didn’t work with the instructions in the readme, so here’s how to set it up on Linux:
curl -o maza https://raw.githubusercontent.com/tanrax/maza-ad-blocking/master/maza && chmod +x maza && sudo mv maza /usr/local/bin
Update maza to get a blacklist and a
Create a symlink the
sudo ln -s $HOME/.maza/dnsmasq.conf /etc/dnsmasq.d/maza.conf
Restart dnsmasq and start maza:
sudo systemctl restart dnsmasq.service && sudo maza start
Check this page to see if it’s working.