[clug] Fixed IP or dynamic

Paul Wilson mylists at wilsononline.id.au
Mon May 4 19:00:56 MDT 2015

I would probably look at using my Fritzbox as its my primary Internet
interface , just then need to figure out if Google Apps (Business)
account is the best way to go or some mail hosting..


On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 10:58 AM, Paul Wilson <mylists at wilsononline.id.au> wrote:
> James,
> oh I have a Fritzbox so sounds like an option,
>  but I am interesting in Google Apps account , might make it a bit
> simpler to manage right?
>  if I use google apps should I move my current gmail account over there too?
> Paul
> On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 10:18 AM, James Ring <sjr at jdns.org> wrote:
>> (disclaimer: I work for Google so I'm probably biased)
>> I'd take the $10 and spend $5 of it and buy a Google For Business[1]
>> account. Point your MX records at Google and let them handle the email
>> part.
>> As for the dynamic IP thing, your router might support pushing updates
>> to a dynamic DNS provider. There are a few free DNS provides out there
>> that support this I'm sure.
>> Regards,
>> James
>> [1] https://www.google.com/work/apps/business/pricing.html
>> On Mon, May 4, 2015 at 4:16 PM, Paul Wilson <mylists at wilsononline.id.au> wrote:
>>> I've got a Linux Mythbox running on my home network and currently I'm
>>> able to update my recordings from the MythWeb frontend because I have
>>> a Fixed IP address and can route to my mythbox behind my firewall.
>>> However I'm moving house and now have to make a decisions on to keep
>>> my old provider or goto a slightly cheaper ($10/month)  ISP but loose
>>> my Fixed IP address, and mail / hosting.
>>> so is this a big deal what are people using to access there home
>>> network who have a dynamic IP address?
>>> Also domain/mail hosting recommendation, given that all I do now is
>>> forward my mail to GMail as I like to access mail from Mobile and web
>>> etc..
>>> thoughts?
>>> Paul
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