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Hi,

my ip address is dynamic..Now i want to configure dynamic ip to hostname...
Please give me a suggestion how can i configure it in ubuntu..
i've tried it on dyndns but now it's paid ...I'm looking free software or site which provide that features..

Thanks & Regards,
Xeroxzerox
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http://www.noip.com/

is what I use now.  Works for basic functions just fine.
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You could check out:

http://www.noip.com/free
http://www.dynu.com/
  They have a Linux version of the client to update the DNS registry when applicable.

If you're more adventurous, you could look into:

http://freedns.afraid.org/
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yeah i've register noip but unable to find option.... Please give me instruction where is this option....
Thanks both of you....
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Ok, now that you have an account with them, on their main page
1. click on "Sign in".  It is in the way top right corner, above everything, including the "sign up button"
2. Click on Add a Host
3. It will automatically choose your WAN IP, if you are doing it for a different computer, then just put it in here.  Also add you host name, but with the free version, you have to choose from their domains, so you choose only the host name, not the domain.
4. Click on Add host. to save.
5. For Unbuntu, http://www.noip.com/support/knowledgebase/installing-the-linux-dynamic-update-client-on-ubuntu/

and that should be it...
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