Linode DDNS updater script
So my domain registrar doesn’t do DDNS (dynamic dns), but Linode have an API to update your DNS records that you have on their name servers, so you can do DDNS with your own domains really easily!
I use my Wifi router with OpenWrt on to run the update script every hour. There are a couple of updater scripts out there, a quick Google will find you some. Below is one I’ve bodged together using a couple I found Continue reading
How to make a wireless bridge using a linksys wrt54gl and openwrt
<<<Disclaimer :- not my fault if you brick your router >>>
So after many hours head bashing I have manged to get my router to act as a bridge. Basically follow these instructions 😀
But remember that you need to flash the router with brcm-2.4 build!
I used backfire 10.03.1-rc5, brcm-2.4 (I upgraded from an older version of openwrt)
A couple of things learnt:
- Devices plugged into the wireless router that pick up dhcp addresses appear to have the same mac address as the router to whoever is suppling the addresses