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Re: [SLUG] DHCP -> DDNS not updating
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] DHCP -> DDNS not updating
- From: John Clarke <johnc+slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2011 13:26:47 +1100
- User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)
On Tue, Feb 15, 2011 at 07:56:55PM +1100, Kyle wrote:
Sorry for the late reply; I've been busy.
> I have always used BIND with rndc.key and it used to work. What's then
> the difference between nsupdate and rndc and using BIND?
They have two quite different functions. nsupdate is used to modify
zone data by sending dynamic DNS updates. rndc is used to control the
name server itself, for example, to stop or restart the server, to
reload config and/or zone files.
Yes, but then you'd have a computer running OS X. There may be an upside,
but I'm not sure what it is.
-- Matt Palmer