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Posted on 2012-09-14
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Hi i do have a RTU (onsite) which going to send data to my pc in office. My pc was connect to modem with dynamic IP.

From my : Ethernet adapter local area connection, i do obtain
IP Address : 10.1.1.2
Subnet Mask : 255.255.255.0
Default gateway : 10.1.1.254

I did browse my modem and attached the ip i do obtain.

Can i use the WAN ip to send data to mysql?
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by:bharrington83
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Not really, because that will change.  You may want to use something like DynDNS to set up a dns name with a dynamic IP updater.  You can set your computer to a static IP and then do the routing that way.
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by:Rama Tito
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Cheers, Can you please elaborate how to do that set up and any link for further reference.
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by:bharrington83
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Here's the service I'm talking about: http://dyn.com/dns/

Use it to create a hostname like hostname.dyndns.org.  You will install a small service that grabs your WAN IP and updates the A record in DNS.  Then you will need to set up a port forward from your router or modem for MYSQL (TCP 3306) to your destkop 10.1.10.2.  

If your modem doesn't support port forwarding you may need to acquire a cheap linksys or netgear router.
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by:Rama Tito
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hi thanks you for prompt reply, are there any way i can do it without paying? I am just want to do testing. If i do not have any options then its fine. Please do let me know
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Try http://www.no-ip.com/  they have a free option.
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Cheers
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