[ubuntu-in] Hosting sites on ubuntu
mallik.v.arjun at gmail.com
Tue Oct 14 17:09:27 BST 2008
On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 6:28 PM, Nishant Sharma
<nishantsharma.in at gmail.com>wrote:
> mallikarjun arjun wrote:
> > Tried afraid.org <http://afraid.org> but could not continue and was
> > totally confused. can you brief me the process if you can?
> Ok, instead of afraid.org, use dnsexit.com.
> 1) Create an account on dnsexit.com
> 2) Download domainUpdate perl script from
> 3) Change these variables in the script
> my $user = 'xxxxxxx';
> my $pass = 'yyyyyyyy';
> my $domain = 'mydomain';
> my @network = `ifconfig ppp0`;
> my $ipfile = '/usr/local/src/domainUpdate/last_ip';
> 4) Create a symlink in /etc/ppp/ip-up.d to the script. This will ensure,
> whenever your pppd reconnects, it runs the script. It is assuming that
> you run pppoe from your local machine and your DSL router is in bridge
> 5) Create DNS entry in dnsexit webGUI for your domain.
> 6) Now, call domainUpdate.pl manually and run following command to check
> if your IP address has been updated on dnsexit nameservers:
> dig @ns3.dnsexit.com yourdomain.com
> 7) Go to the control panel of your domain registrar and change your
> nameservers there to
> 8) Try reconnecting your ppp session and follow step 6 again to verify,
> if your script is running properly.
Thank you very very man, your details worked perfectly.
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