Additional info - FreeDNS

Note: As of IPFire 2.27 - Core Update 160 you must use the token created in V2 interface of FreeDNS. FreeDNS released Version 2 of the dynamic update interface on 17 February 2016 and Version 2 is now implemented on the IPFire DDNS system.

To enable Version 2, go to https://freedns.afraid.org/dynamic/v2/ and enable the needed subdomain.

Enable subdomain
Enable subdomain

Click Action: Enable Dynamic DNS... and then click Apply.

Note: Every time you click Action: Enable Dynamic DNS... and then click Apply the FreeDNS system will assign a new token. And a token change will be needed on the IPFire Dynamic DNS page.

Now make a copy of the token. It is needed for the IPFire Dynamic DNS.

Copy token
Copy token

And add the FreeDNS subdomain and token to the IPFire Dynamic DNS page at menu Services > Dynamic DNS:

Paste domain (hostname) and token
Paste domain (hostname) and token

Click Add and Instant Update. The FreeDNS Hostname should appear in green.

See Dynamic DNS and scroll down to Hostname Colors

https://freedns.afraid.org/dynamic/v2/tips/

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Older Revisions • December 23 at 11:38 pm • Jon