Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 4 months ago

#1544 new change

Investigate usage of a local VPN — at Version 1

Reported by: fhd Assignee:
Priority: P2 Milestone:
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Android Keywords:
Cc: rjeschke, mapx Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Android
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
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Description (last modified by philll)


So far, we assumed it wasn't possible to run a local VPN on Android. However, AdGuard seems to be doing just that. We should definitely investigate this, since this would allow us to block ads over all connections and to configure it all automatically.

What to change

At first we should investigate what we need to do to support this, and whether there are any downsides compared to the local HTTP proxy. Documentation shall be gathered in this issue here, implementation request will go into a new one.

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by philll

  • Description modified (diff)
  • Summary changed from Use a local VPN to Investigate usage of a local VPN
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