6 A dedicated Chrome captive browser in Go

blog.filippo.io posted by kenny 2459 days ago  

To scratch this itch I decided to make my own captive portal browser based on Chrome, such that it can be secure and configured as I please.

The main challenge is reaching the DHCP-provided captive portal DNS resolver without changing system settings. Chrome lacks the ability to configure DNS upstreams, but supports SOCKS5 which proxies name resolution.

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