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Re: [suse-security] Weird scenario...
  • From: Mark Hoyle <mark.hoyle@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 9 Jul 2003 15:00:56 +0000
  • Message-id: <200307091500.56051.mark.hoyle@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Another option that you may want to consider is to use dynamic DNS (for
example have a look at Clients for this exist for SuSE (I
use ddclient for my cable connection).



On Wednesday 09 July 2003 14:31, chris001@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Hi all!!
> Well I would like to thank you all for your replies regarding root2. I will
> think about what I am going to do about this.
> I would like to ask you another thing now. I have a linux-box that connects
> to the internet via modem. The ip that it gets is dynamic, ie it changes
> everytime it logs in.
> Can someone tell me a way to create something like an automated e-mail
> message that the server will send to me whenever it logs on and inform me
> of its local ip assigned from the ISP?
> This is a weird situation because I have to leave the city for a few weeks
> and I would like to be able to ssh to the server whenever it logs on the
> internet.
> Can someone please help me with this??
> Thank you all again for your help!
> Regards
> Chris

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