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Re: DNS Server question

OK - so if I understand correctly...

If I setup FireFox to use:

Manual Proxy Configuration:
HTTP Proxy: localhost:8118
SSL Proxy: localhost:8118
SOCKS Host: localhost:9050

then, this should be routing the DNS queries from FireFox over tor thus
hiding the DNS queries from the ISP from within FireFox... right? or no? :)


phobos@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 13, 2006 at 06:28:18PM -0700, scolbert56@xxxxxxxxx wrote 0.7K bytes in 23 lines about:
> : Where the 10.x number is my DNS server (also the Win2K3 box). Will my DNS queries be seen by my ISP even though I have Privoxy running?  I _thought_ that was what Privoxy was for... but I could be wrong.
> : 
> 	Yes.  Privoxy is an HTTP proxy for applications to talk to it,
> 	not a system level proxy for intercepting all outbound traffic.