Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Fixing DNS leak in Manjaro

Firstly, check the file /etc/resolv.conf and see what's inside. Make sure it only contains the DNS servers you want it to contain. The NordVPN servers are:
If there are any more, delete them, and then make the resolv.conf file immutable with the following command:
sudo chattr +i /etc/resolv.conf 
Reboot. To reverse the process:
chattr -i /etc/resolv.conf
nano /etc/resolv.conf 
Enter preferred DNS servers and make file immutable again:
chattr +i /etc/resolv.conf

Sunday, 8 May 2016

Turning Off Baloo in KDE Plasma

To disable Baloo:
balooctl disable 
To check Baloo's status:
balooctl status 
To re-enable Baloo:
balooctl anable