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Network Configuration for Whonix-Gateway

Includes etc/network/interfaces.d/30_non-qubes-whonix for Non-Qubes-Whonix-Gateway.

Sets up two network interfaces, an external one eth0 and an internal one eth1.

Provides /usr/share/whonix-gw-network-conf/network_internal_ip.txt.

DNS configuration Anonymity Linux Distribution Gateways

  • Pointing /etc/resolv.conf to
  • Whether a Anonymity Linux Distribution Gateway supports system DNS for its own traffic in the clear or anonymized mainly depends on the Gateway's firewall.
  • Routing the workstation's system DNS through the anonymizer (also known as Transparent DNS Proxy) or not is up to the Gateway's firewall as well.

How to install whonix-gw-network-conf using apt-get

1. Download Whonix's Signing Key.


Users can check Whonix Signing Key for better security.

2. Add Whonix's signing key.

sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/whonix.gpg add ~/patrick.asc

3. Add Whonix's APT repository.

echo "deb buster main contrib non-free" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/whonix.list

4. Update your package lists.

sudo apt-get update

5. Install whonix-gw-network-conf.

sudo apt-get install whonix-gw-network-conf

How to Build deb Package from Source Code

Can be build using standard Debian package build tools such as:

dpkg-buildpackage -b

See instructions. (Replace generic-package with the actual name of this package whonix-gw-network-conf.)



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