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From Stephen Cook <k...@optonline.net>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Can this be Done?
Date Fri, 06 May 2005 04:15:02 GMT
this just means that you CAN use their service, but you can still set up 
port forwarding and such manually and use DynDNS.org or no-ip.com or 
whatever. the built-in option is just simpler to set up (not by a whole 
lot either), at the price of actually having to pay.


NetSuporte wrote:

> Robert,
>
> I also used the free service of DynDNS
>
> the model I have is ( network everywhere ) LynkSys
>
> cable/DSL router Model Number:NR041
>
> This is on the DDNS configuration screen inside the router:
> DDNS (Dynamic DNS) allows assigning a domain name to a dynamic WAN IP 
> address,
> making it easier to host Web, FTP, or other servers.
> The Dynamic DNS service is powered by TZO.com.
>
> To use the Dynamic DNS Services, please sign up for a free 30 day 
> trial <http://www.tzo.com/MainPageDownload/30days_free.html>
> To order the TZO service, click here <http://www.tzo.com/order.html>
>    To manage your domain name and related services: 
> Controlpanel.tzo.com <http://Controlpanel.tzo.com>
> TZO Password Key:  -philip
>
>
>
> Robert Zagarello wrote:
>
>> NetSuporte,
>>
>> I use a D-Link DI-624 that doesn't complain.  Who
>> wants to charge you?  I did not use DynDNS's
>> subscription $$$, only their free service.  It means
>> you have to use one of their domain names.
>>
>> I'd like to know the Linksys model you are using so I
>> can tell people to avoid it !  Thanks.  BZAG
>> =================================
>>
>> --- NetSuporte <netsuporte@superig.com.br> wrote:
>>
>>  
>>
>>> Thanks Robert
>>>
>>> Right off I ran into a snag my Lynksys router
>>> insists I use TZO.COM
>>> and they charge a fee after 30 days.
>>>
>>> That really sucks as I discovered this after signing
>>> on with DYNDNS.ORG
>>> Where they assigned me a domain of homelinux.com A redirected host 
>>> name of quecaixa.webhop.net with
>>> the redirected URL of www.quecaixa.com.br:8222
>>> cloaked - yes
>>> cloak = www.quecaixa.com.br
>>>
>>> Not sure what the cloaked stuff is about exactly but
>>> with or with out I still
>>> cannot get to my server outside my own net.
>>>
>>> So I will try to enable DMZ and see if it helps.
>>>
>>> Philip
>>>
>>> Robert Zagarello wrote:
>>>
>>>   
>>>
>>>> Here are some guidelines for running a private web
>>>> server on your home network for internet
>>>> accessibility.  I think I've included everything. This is actually 
>>>> what I am using myself (am running
>>>> NetBSD) and it is working:
>>>>
>>>> 1. Use Dynamic DNS and a 3rd party DDNS service
>>>> provider like dyndns.org.  There should be an entry
>>>> for DDNS in your home cable/DSL router for this.     
>>>
>>> You
>>>   
>>>
>>>> don't need an internet registered domain and DNS
>>>> address - the DDNS service will do it.  You don't
>>>>     
>>>
>>> need
>>>   
>>>
>>>> a static IP address from your ISP for your router.
>>>>
>>>> 2. Install and run the SSH daemon for remote admin
>>>>     
>>>
>>> to
>>>   
>>>
>>>> your web server.
>>>>
>>>> 3. On remote Windows PCs use PuTTY and PuTTY's
>>>>     
>>>
>>> command
>>>   
>>>
>>>> line utilities for up/downloading files from your
>>>>     
>>>
>>> web
>>>   
>>>
>>>> server.
>>>>
>>>> 4.  On your cable/DSL home router put an entry for
>>>>     
>>>
>>> the
>>>   
>>>
>>>> remote IP addresses in your firewall, specifying
>>>>     
>>>
>>> the
>>>   
>>>
>>>> host and SSH ports, and route them to your web
>>>>     
>>>
>>> server.
>>>   
>>>
>>>> 5.  Put an entry in your router's firewall for the
>>>> router itself, as in the previous step, to test
>>>> internet accessibility from your home network.  If
>>>>     
>>>
>>> you
>>>   
>>>
>>>> put an entry for your web server's host name in a
>>>>     
>>>
>>> home
>>>   
>>>
>>>> network PC's hosts file, you will access the web
>>>> server without going out to the internet.  If you
>>>>     
>>>
>>> use
>>>   
>>>
>>>> the web server's FQDN (full host plus domain name,
>>>> fully qualified domain name), your home PC will
>>>> actually request name translation from your ISP's
>>>>     
>>>
>>> DNS,
>>>   
>>>
>>>> which is your router, and then direct your request
>>>>     
>>>
>>> to
>>>   
>>>
>>>> your router's WAN side port, effectively testing
>>>>     
>>>
>>> for
>>>   
>>>
>>>> internet accessibility.
>>>>
>>>> 6. In your web server's host file put your DDNS
>>>> address and FQDN (full host plus domain name, fully
>>>> qualified domain name) you got from your DDNS
>>>>     
>>>
>>> service
>>>   
>>>
>>>> provider.  Don't put in the web server's private
>>>>     
>>>
>>> LAN
>>>   
>>>
>>>> address.  Note the IP address may change because
>>>>     
>>>
>>> you
>>>   
>>>
>>>> are using DDNS - but it doesn't change that
>>>>     
>>>
>>> frequently
>>>   
>>>
>>>> - so you may want to run a script that checks it
>>>> daily.
>>>>
>>>> 7.  You may want to put a simple non-dotted
>>>> up-to-15-character name for your ISP's DNS to test
>>>> name resolution from your web server when you have
>>>> problems using nslookup for example (you have to
>>>> specify the server using nslookup because the web
>>>> server is on your home network).
>>>>
>>>> 8.  You can also put a simple non-dotted
>>>> up-to-15-character name (say, just the host name
>>>>     
>>>
>>> only
>>>   
>>>
>>>> of the FQDN) for the web server in your home PC's
>>>> hosts file to permit local testing of your web
>>>>     
>>>
>>> server.
>>>   
>>>
>>>> 9.  In rc.conf (I am running NetBSD) on the web
>>>> server,   put in the DDNS FQDN as the hostname and
>>>> similarly its domain part for the domainname.
>>>>
>>>> There are entries above for the IP address that are
>>>> made manually so these have to be checked
>>>>     
>>>
>>> periodically
>>>   
>>>
>>>> if changed by your broadband ISP.  (This does not
>>>> include the DDNS entry in the router which will
>>>>     
>>>
>>> update
>>>   
>>>
>>>> your DDNS service entry automatically).
>>>>
>>>> BZAG
>>>> =======================================
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>     
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