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Do you need a static IP address to setup a Web Server?

I'm thinking of getting a virtual server with a Linux Debian operating system. Now, does a Web server need a static IP address to register to the DNS server and point the location? or how would you ...
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Services that just return your public IP as text

I'm writing a script that does dynamic DNS updates for me, but my server is behind a router, and so I need to use a web service to determine my public IP. So far I've found this one which returns ...
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Expose a website hosted on a server with a dynamicip through a subdomain

This is what I'm trying to do: Got a Windows Server 2008 R2 instance at home (dynamic ip), and want to expose one or more of its websites (IIS 7.5). Here's what I think I should be doing, and I'm not ...
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Dynamic DNS for two machines on the same network?

Here's the deal: I have multiple machines on my network which I'd like to make externally accessible via a dynamic DNS service. In the past, I've simply made one machine available via router-based ...
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Dynamic DNS (DynDNS, No-IP, etc.) security issues

Are there any security issues inherent in setting up a mapping between a domain name and dynamic IP (i.e. what dynamic DNS services like DynDNS or No-IP do)? Or are the only security risks related to ...
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Port not getting forwarded correctly even though a DynDNS hostname is created

Dynamic IP-address is not able to be forwarded correctly Hi guys I've recently discovered an odd problem. When I'm at my own house (with a static IP) my Team Fortress 2-dedicated server is working ...
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Own DynDNS Server?

Is there any own dynamic DNS server available? I have one public server that runs DNS for my domain (running tinydns) and I want to update it with the current IP of my home router? Are there any ...
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Connect domain name to dyndns? [closed]

I bought a domain name, wafflegaze.com. I have a DynDNS set up, waffledns.endoftheinternet.org. Can I make the former point to wherever the latter is currently pointing? I seem to only be able to add ...
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How can I route a domain to my box at home?

I currently own my own domain, and have been using dyndns.com's "custom DNS" to allow me to redirect 'example.com' to my website at home, which is on a dynamic IP. I've now switched over to a VPS ...