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[Running the test provided at https://www.dnsleaktest.com
Should show that my DNS being used is CloudFlare (126.96.36.199). ]
_[The extended test from https://www.dnsleaktest.com is showing my DNS queries are being sent to:
I don’t know who these people are or why my system would be sending DNS queries to that IP. I tried in Chrome, which is using my system DNS. I have my system set to use the pihole only for DNS, and the upstream servers are set to CloudFlare.
I also ran the test in Firefox, which I have set the DNS over HTTPS setting to use https://dns.adguard.com/dns-query (just for testing). I would expect running the test from the Firefox browser would show 188.8.131.52 or 184.108.40.206, the IPs for dns.adguard.com. But I get the same result in both browsers.
Maybe I’m misunderstanding how the dnsleaktest website actually works, but if I connect to a VPN I purchased and run the DNS leak test, the dns server IPs show up as the VPN Providers addresses:
[Replace this text with the debug token provided from running
pihole -d (or running the debug script through the web interface]