Re: modem / pon / serial problems
> I'm sure there must be a less vile method of doing this... what is it?
a) Run a caching-only nameserver on the modem box.
b) Just put the ISP's three nameservers in /etc/resolv.conf and be happy.
The only real purpose served by "dynamic DNS" is to save users the trouble
of typing in the numbers. All three servers will work regardless of which
two they sent you most recently.
Dancing Horse Hill