VPN/Setup/DNS Configuration

Open /etc/resolvconf/run/interface/original.resolvconf in an editor with root rights.

If you are using a graphical Whonix or Qubes-Whonix, run.

kdesudo kwrite /etc/resolvconf/run/interface/original.resolvconf

If you are using a terminal-only Whonix, run.

sudo nano /etc/resolvconf/run/interface/original.resolvconf

Comment everything out by adding a # in front of all entries. Alternatively, empty or delete that file. [1]

Save and exit.

  1. This is done to prevent the old DNS server being used. For further discussion of this issue, see: