Subject: Re: Can't find a host.
To: Nguyen, Son N. <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/10/2007 12:22:02
On Mon, 10 Sep 2007 12:07:51 -0400
"Nguyen, Son N." <> wrote:

> Thanks Steve.
> I want to correct previous email:
> I did not set my network card to I got this ip from DHCP
> in the router.
> My purpose is to map the name "" to that ip.
There are a few options here.  If you control the dhcp server, you can
hardwire particular MAC addresses to fixed IP addresses.  If you have a
name server you control, you can use dynamic DNS (invoked via dhclient)
to update the DNS server.

		--Steve Bellovin,