[despammed] Re: Dial up and cable modem
wesgroleau "at" despammed.com
Mon Jul 15 01:37:01 2002
> If the IP changes, the dyn IP service sends out an update to the DNS
> servers. It takes twenty minutes to an hour or so to update the DNS host
> lists. Once the DNS list has been updated, one can do a domain name
> resolution to determine the actual IP.
I have an account with dyndns.org I have a program running
that notifies them of my IP when I dialup through Earthlink.
Earthlink's DNS servers apparently know about it sooner than
I can get to a command line to check.