pfSense and wildcard DNS

After an absolute ball-ache of trying to get pfSense to work with wildcard DNS over a period of a few weeks (I admit - I rage quit and did other things quite a few times), I have finally cracked the da vinci code. Well, ok, it isn’t difficult to do if I am honest. Basically, it involves you using the DNS forwarder (not the DNS resolver as I have been messing with). Just simply add one line of code into the advanced options area:


Before I was adding individual aliases into the DNS resolver, so this just makes my life a lot easier. That being said, if I had actually read the docs properly, I could’ve done this in a matter of a few seconds rather than weeks.