Updates your no-ip.org account with curl

curl -u $USERNAME:$PASSWORD "http://dynupdate.no-ip.com/nic/update?hostname=$HOSTNAME"

By: drerik
2012-08-16 05:45:03

What Others Think

Instead of having to set HOSTNAME = you can replace the $HOSTNAME variable with `hostname` which will load in your current server's hostname.
jawsome · 519 weeks and 5 days ago
you can add &myip= in order to manually set the ip address
gabriel · 308 weeks ago
I'd suggest using https instead of http so that your credentials aren't sent in the clear. (I've checked and it works.)
rmwiseman · 26 weeks and 6 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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