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Re: DNS agent for dynamic IP addresses

Carl Fink writes:
> I prefer to host my own DNS on my own server...

Resolvers contact nameservers by IP number (how else?).  If your IP is
dynamic how will anyone know the IP number of your nameserver?

> Does anyone know of a similar agent that pairs with a daemon I can run on
> my DNS server, to track the IP address of my own laptop and desktop boxes
> and point subdomain1.finknetwork.com and subdomain2.finknetwork.com to
> them?

That daemon would have to have a static ip.  If you have access to a host
with a static IP why not run the nameserver on it?

John Hasler

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