Can i set up bind9 with dynamic ip?

sthaug at sthaug at
Sun May 23 15:41:09 UTC 2010

> It's a pppoe connection.
> The ip address is changed almost every time i start the computer.
> Can i set up bind9 with this ip(not static/broadband ip address)?

It'll be a hack. But you *could* in principle restart bind every time
the address changes, to get it to listen to the new address. And then
you'd also have to change the A records for whatever NS records are
pointing to the zones on this name server. Don't expect this to work

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at

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