A client for open DNS servers.
Inadyn is a client for `open' name servers. That is, it let the user have an Internet recognized name for his machine by transferring to him some control over a name server that he does not manage. Some of the services that are offered by those open name servers are free of charge, and work even when the client machine does not have a static IP. The name servers that are supported by Inayn are: http://www.dyndns.org and http://freedns.afraid.org.
Its basic operation is to periodically check whether the actual IP of the client machine is the same one that is recorded in the name server, and update the name server records when there is a mismatch.
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2018.
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