Monthly Archives: February 2007

Using an Alternative to for Dynamic DNS – Inadyn

With the “–ip_server_name” option in Inadyn you can manually setup to use an alternative to such as The syntax within your setup for the above example would be “–ip_server_name /stuff/checkip/index.php” which would go to

Read this for more information on the initial setup of Inadyn and it’s general configuration.

If you would like to create your own person web page to generate the IP address for your dynamic DNS client then here is a example and the code I used about for

<html><head><title>Current IP Check</title></head><body>
<? echo "$REMOTE_ADDR"; ?><?php echo $REMOTE_ADDR; ?>
<? $rmt = $_SERVER["REMOTE_ADDR"]; echo ”Current IP Address: $rmt”; ?>

This code will not work around proxy servers. I’m sure there is code that will. This is not to be confused with the proxy server options and support in Inadyn.


I used these two sites as references here and here