Re: Dynamic DNS

From: ZooT aLLures (
Date: Thu Jan 17 2002 - 10:23:52 CET

('binary' encoding is not supported, stored as-is) This could be done in perl writting usernames and IP numbers to either an html page or a flatfile database which could then be read by nc or another perl script.
format for DNS file could be
If anyones interested, I've got a perl script I wrote a while back that did just this, for a filesharing package I built. that I could send as "rustic" example code

> "no one" <> Re: Dynamic DNSDate: Tue, 15 Jan 2002 23:41:23 +0000
>This is a very useful thing to have;
>however, having to
>load up libc6 just to use it is a bit heavyhanded...
>The process of logging into dynamic dns server's to update the ip's should
>be a fairly simple business...
>ez-ipupdate ( )
>might be a better method, I've never quite got around to trying & compiling
>it on mulinux...
>even if a straight cross-compile is not possible, it should be easy enough
>to write a more simple client in mulinux c (or rather only using its
>restricted libs), or even one with script & nc :-)
>Does anybody else have any experience? A minimalist dynDNS service would be
>very useful...
>>From: "Fabio Soldati" <>
>>To: "Mulinux" <>
>>Subject: Dynamic DNS
>>Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2002 09:15:53 +0000
>>Many people have a dynamic IP address at home. This is probably good to
>>save IP addresses. But if you want to run your muLinux as a server,
>>it?s a disadvantage.
>>Dynamic DNS is a fine workaround for this problem. I?ve tested the
>>dynamic DNS service from - it?s free and it works with
>>muLinux, unfortunately just with the libc6 support form the Perl addon.
>> 1. Create an account at
>> 2. Download the linux dns2go-client from there.
>> - Just copy the dns2go file to /bin
>> 3. Start the client and create the default config file.
>> 4. Adjust the dns2go.conf file to your account and probably you
>> must change the IP address of the dns2go server to:
>> 5. That?s all. Now you have your own address like:
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