Install AdGuard Home Network-wide ads & trackers blocking DNS server.
Open AdGuardHome to get current release.
$ sudo wget --directory-prefix /opt https://github.com/AdguardTeam/AdGuardHome/releases/download/v0.105.2/AdGuardHome_linux_amd64.tar.gz
Extract downloaded archive.
$ sudo tar -xzf /opt/AdGuardHome_linux_amd64.tar.gz -C /opt/
Install service file.
$ sudo /opt/AdGuardHome/AdGuardHome --service install
2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] Service control action: install 2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] Service has been started 2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] Almost ready! AdGuard Home is successfully installed and will automatically start on boot. There are a few more things that must be configured before you can use it. Click on the link below and follow the Installation Wizard steps to finish setup. 2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] AdGuard Home is available on the following addresses: 2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] Go to http://127.0.0.1:3000 2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] Go to http://[::1]:3000 2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] Go to http://172.16.7.8:3000 2021/03/25 22:14:23 [info] Action install has been done successfully on linux-systemd
Service will be running, but it needs to be stopped at this moment.
$ systemctl status AdGuardHome.service
* AdGuardHome.service - AdGuard Home: Network-level blocker Loaded: loaded (/etc/systemd/system/AdGuardHome.service; enabled; vendor preset: enabled) Active: active (running) since Thu 2021-03-25 22:14:23 UTC; 21s ago Main PID: 1191 (AdGuardHome) Tasks: 7 (limit: 531) Memory: 11.7M CPU: 57ms CGroup: /system.slice/AdGuardHome.service `-1191 /opt/AdGuardHome/AdGuardHome -s run
$ sudo systemctl stop AdGuardHome.service
Create a designated user.
$ sudo adduser --home /opt/AdGuardHome --shell /bin/bash --gecos AdGuardHome --disabled-password adguardhome
Change application ownership.
$ sudo chown -R adguardhome:adguardhome /opt/AdGuardHome
Create a systemd drop-in directory.
$ sudo mkdir /etc/systemd/system/AdGuardHome.service.d
Define service user and group.
$ echo -e "[Service]\nUser=adguardhome\nGroup=adguardhome\n" | sudo tee /etc/systemd/system/AdGuardHome.service.d/user.conf
[Service] User=adguardhome Group=adguardhome
Reload the systemd manager configuration.
$ sudo systemctl daemon-reload
Ensure that the application can open port numbers less than 1024.
$ sudo setcap 'CAP_NET_BIND_SERVICE=+eip CAP_NET_RAW=+eip' /opt/AdGuardHome/AdGuardHome
$ sudo getcap /opt/AdGuardHome/AdGuardHome
$ sudo systemctl start AdGuardHome.service
3000 using web-browser to perform initial configuration.
The configuration will be stored using a YAML file.
$ ls -l /opt/AdGuardHome/AdGuardHome.yaml
-rw-r--r-- 1 adguardhome adguardhome 2715 Mar 25 22:30 /opt/AdGuardHome/AdGuardHome.yaml