[olug] DDNS

Phil Brutsche phil at brutsche.us
Mon Jun 21 20:52:14 UTC 2004

jman at neonramp.com wrote:

> I am looking to turn on a DDNS server for remote DHCP clients.
> Any tips on setting up a DDNS server linux with Bill clients/client apps?

If you can you should use ISC DHCP v3 and BIND v9.

ISC DHCP v3 can send signed updates to the DNS server via PKI-ish 
mechanism called TSIG.  It'll prevent random people from changing DNS 

You should also consider puting the clients in their own subzone.


Phil Brutsche
phil at brutsche.us

More information about the OLUG mailing list