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."
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."
beneso much uninformed agita in that mastodon thread13:36
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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