[Openswan Users] dynamic IP question

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Sat Jun 24 22:34:51 CEST 2006

On Sat, 24 Jun 2006, Gary W. Smith wrote:

> What I would like to do is to create a dns entry for those machines
> through a service like no-ip or something run the service on the host so
> if the IP address changed then they will also be updated as well.
> Would this work?  What problems might I see?  If this IP changes will
> Openswan pick it up after the DNS is updated or would I need to restart
> the service?  Is there a better way of doing this for dynamic to dynamic
> connections?

There is a script in contrib/ that does something like that.

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