setting up ddclient

Derek Broughton news at
Thu Nov 22 15:50:35 UTC 2007

Albert Charron wrote:

> Wade Smart wrote:
>> 11212007 1947 GMT-6
>> I saw the response posted after yours about using the ubuntu version of
>> ddclient. I didnt know about that so I installed it.
>> I started the ddclient and watched the syslog.
>> I think that it shows dhclient instead of ddclient and it looks to be
>> working.
>> Thanks
>> Wade
> dhclient and ddclient are two unrelated softwares...

Not _entirely_ unrelated I should think.  dhclient provides hooks for things
like ddclient to run as soon as an IP address is obtained, so Wade would
only see any sign that ddclient is doing anything at the same time as
dhclient is doing something...

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