Painless Dynamic DNS part 2: configuring your DNS server

Posted 2004/09/03. Looking again at dynamic DNS (DDNS), we now turn to setting up dynamic DNS on your BIND named name server, discussing some of the available security policies, and providing some examples of use.

nsupdate: Painless Dynamic DNS

Posted 2004/08/27. Introduced in BIND version 8 and refined in BIND version 9, the nsupdate utility provides the system administrator or casual user with a quick and painless method of updating a DNS zone, adding or deleting any type of DNS record the name server supports. This article describes how to setup dynamic DNS, and provides some examples of use.


The standard DNS server that a large portion of the Internet uses.