ddclient - A client to update host entries on DynDNS like services

Distribution: OpenMandriva Lx 3.0
Repository: OpenMandriva Contrib i586
Package name: ddclient
Package version: 3.8.2
Package release: 2-omv2015.0
Package architecture: noarch
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 160.63 KB
Download size: 39.17 KB
Official Mirror: abf-downloads.openmandriva.org
DDclient is a small full featured client requiring only Perl and no additional modules. It runs under most UNIX OSes and has been tested under Linux and FreeBSD. Supported features include: operating as a daemon, manual and automatic updates, static and dynamic updates, optimized updates for multiple addresses, MX, wildcards, abuse avoidance, retrying failed updates, and sending update status to syslog and through e-mail. This release may now obtain your IP address from any interface, web based IP detection, Watchguard's SOHO router, Netopia's R910 router, SMC's Barricade broadband router, Netgear's RT3xx router, Linksys' broadband routers, MaxGate's UGATE-3x00 routers, ELSA's LANCOM DSL/10 routers, Cisco's 2610, 3com 3c886a 56k Lan Modem, SOHOWare BroadGuard NBG800, almost every other router with user configurable FW definitions (see the sample-etc_ddclient.conf) and now provides Full support for DynDNS.org's NIC2 protocol. Support is also included for other dynamic DNS services. Comes with sample scripts for use with DHCP, PPP, and cron. See the README for more information.



  • config(ddclient) == 0:3.8.2-2:2015.0
  • ddclient == 3.8.2-2:2015.0


    Install Howto

    1. Enable OpenMandriva Contrib repository on Install and Remove Software"
    2. Update packages list:
      # urpmi.update -a
    3. Install ddclient rpm package:
      # urpmi ddclient


    • /etc/ddclient.conf
    • /etc/NetworkManager/dispatcher.d/50-ddclient
    • /etc/rwtab.d/ddclient
    • /etc/sysconfig/ddclient
    • /lib/systemd/system/ddclient.service
    • /usr/lib/tmpfiles.d/ddclient.conf
    • /usr/sbin/ddclient
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/COPYRIGHT
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/README.cisco
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/README.md
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/README.ssl
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-ddclient-wrapper.sh
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_cron.d_ddclient
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_ddclient.conf
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_dhclient-exit-hooks
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_dhcpc_dhcpcd-eth0.exe
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_ppp_ip-up.local
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_rc.d_init.d_ddclient
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_rc.d_init.d_ddclient.lsb
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_rc.d_init.d_ddclient.redhat
    • /usr/share/doc/ddclient/sample-etc_rc.d_init.d_ddclient.ubuntu
    • /var/cache/ddclient/ddclient.cache
    • /var/run/ddclient/ddclient.pid