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Re: which command can be used to show IP address



On Sun, Feb 19, 2006 at 03:42:49PM -0800, Serena Cantor wrote:
> I use sarge.
> 
> I have cable modem connection, use DHCP to config, Do
> I have fixed IP? I plan to set up web site using it.
> 
> Thanks in advance!
Hi Serena,
DHCP means dynamic host control protocol, thus no, you have a changing
ip. What you need is to use a dynamic dns server. Google for one. Debian
has a few clients for use with them. The alternative is to pay someone
$$ for a static IP.
Cheers,
Kev
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