IRC Logs for #crimsonfu Thursday, 2019-03-28

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pdurbin"Firefox admits they will eventually be sending all of your DNS to Cloudflare.  Cloudflare will monetize your internet browsing, no matter how much their PR people say they are." https://bsd.network/@phessler/10182306814508101312:09
pdurbin"I’ve heard a number of questions about Mozilla’s plans around DoH. We’ve made a number of public statements, but it might be useful to try to put this all in one place." https://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/msg/doh/po6GCAJ52BAKuyL-dZiU91v6hL12:11
beneso much uninformed agita in that mastodon thread13:36
pdurbinheh13:38
dotplusat the risk of being told to read the links/stfw, is it possible to tell Firefox _not_ to do its own DNS thing (whatever that might be for any given version of FF) and instead to always use the system DNS resolver?19:03
pdurbinthe toot goes on: If you want to disable that, go to "about:config", and set "network.trr.mode" to 5.19:04
pdurbinThe values are: 0 - default off, 1 - race, 2 TRR first, 3 TRR only, 4 shadow, 5 off by choice19:04
benethe use case of an openbsd user does not align with the use case of 99% of the other people on the planet20:43
beneand i suspect that less than half of the people commenting in that thread are running their own recursive resolvers, so... not sure what they are whinging about20:45
beneyour dns queries gotta go somewhere if you're not going to run your own dns server20:45
beneso cloudflare/google/your ISP... pick your poison20:45
benejust the usual internet pile on/outrage outpour without much critical thinking involved20:47
beneACTION is feeling pretty bleak about humanity's future these days20:47
benehopefully it's just a passing phase20:48
benehey, it's almost 5 o'clock! cocktail hour20:48
pdurbinbene: do you know what you need? A big road trip. :)21:41

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