Perl Dynamic DNS (DDNS) Client Project
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What is a Perl DDNS?
Perl client for updating a dynamic DNS IP information at supported
providers (e.g. www.dyndns.org,
www.no-ip.com). The dynamic DNS
service allows mapping a dynamic IP address to a static hostname. This
way the computer can be referred by name instead of ever changing IP
address from ISP's pool.
In short, call the program at regular intervals (say every 6 hours):
dyndns.pl --Provider dyndns --login LOGIN --pass PASSWORD --Host yourhost.dyndns.org
Supported OS platforms: Win32 native (Windows 9x/NT/2000/XP/*), Win32
Cygwin (Unix like), Linux (Redhat,
Debian). Other distributions not tested. Should work with any
FHS compliant Linux
distributions as well as BSD provided that command ifconfig(1) is
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