[nSLUG] .ca registrars

Peter Cordes peter at llama.nslug.ns.ca
Thu Jun 12 23:45:48 ADT 2003

On Thu, Jun 12, 2003 at 10:35:13PM -0300, Oliver Baltzer wrote:
> On 12-Jun-2003 22:10 -0300, Gerard MacNeil was heard to say:
> > On Thu, 2003-06-12 at 17:44, Peter Cordes wrote:
> > > eastlink changes my IP address, I need to get the NS record updated to point
> > > to my new IP.  (I want to run the DNS primary server on llama, my home
> > 
> > That sound like DynDNS.org, up to 5 free, IIRC
> > Debian packages for a couple of applications, etc. etc.
> If you have Eastlink cable and you are not changing your MAC address,
> you will always keep the same IP address. Actually even if your MAC
> address changes, you keep the same IP address. I just had that 2 weeks
> ago and I called  the tech support to register my new MAC address and
> 30 minutes later, I was back online with my old IP address.

 I've kept notes on when my IP address has changed
ip changes:
stable for a year or so...
Feb 21, 2001 (?)
Mar 24, 2001 (
Apr 27, 2001 (
June 5, 2001 (
Dec 15, 2001 (

 Fortunately, they haven't been messing around with it recently, which is
why I'm not planning to go with DynDNS.org.

#define X(x,y) x##y
Peter Cordes ;  e-mail: X(peter at llama.nslug.n , s.ca)

"The gods confound the man who first found out how to distinguish the hours!
 Confound him, too, who in this place set up a sundial, to cut and hack
 my day so wretchedly into small pieces!" -- Plautus, 200 BC

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