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I have registered a domain www.blah.com and I would like to point this domain to my home computer which it is using adsl with dynamic ip address.

More info: My router has dyndns client and my computer uses linux.

Could anyone point me in the right direction please?


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Why is this home use question more suited to serverfault.com than webmasters? –  dunxd Jan 11 '11 at 12:58
Not sure why the OP got a negative vote. If it came from SF, it's not the OPs fault it got migrated to the wrong place. It appears he actually asked it in the correct location. –  GregD Jan 11 '11 at 13:21

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I did this by setting up www.blah.com as a CNAME pointing to blah.dyndns.org . My router keeps the dyndns information current. Make sure you keep the ttl field low in your zone file, so any changes get picked up quickly.

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Setup your router to update a dyndns domain and then cname your blah.com domain to it.

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