[clug] Fixed IP ISP

Graham Williams Graham.Williams at togaware.com
Thu May 13 09:29:44 GMT 2004

On Thu, 2004-05-13 at 17:30, Edgecombe, Scott wrote:
> I agree that its not an option for high availability servers but from
> what my friend was saying he wants something he can get access to
> remotely for personal use. The only killer will be if he can't find an
> ISP that will allow external traffic through to the box. The other
> hurdle may be the always on state of his ADSL. 

For that purpose dynamic IP is fine with a local client that updates
something like dyns.cx or no-ip.com when the IP changes. I run like this
for remote access to home machines connected over ADSL (through iiNet)
where I only allow ssh connections through remotely.


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