FakeIP refers to a type of behavior in a program that simultaneously hijacks both DNS and connection requests. It responds to DNS requests with virtual results and restores mapping when accepting connections.
- Its mechanism breaks applications that depend on returning correct remote addresses.
- Only A and AAAA (IP) requests are supported, which may break applications that rely on other requests.
dns.independent_cacheunless you always resolve FakeIP domains remotely.
- If using tun, make sure FakeIP ranges is included in the tun's routes.
experimental.clash_api.store_fakeipto persist FakeIP records, or use
dns.rules.rewrite_ttlto avoid losing records after program restart in DNS cached environments.