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I have an Ubuntu 11.04 server set up to host some websites and I have a dynamic IP address. I am using DNSExit.com to handle the DNS routing to the IP address and would like to install their DNS client on my system, so whenever the IP address changes, it will automatically update their records.

The client comes in three flavors and I do not know which to install. They are all the same version (1.6-2).

DNSExit Client

Also, are the installation commands that they have on the page accurate?

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You must use the .deb package. Simply double click the downloaded file and the ubuntu software center will appear. Wait a moment and you are able to click on "install".

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Thanks! Can you please refer me to any docs/resources which explain why we must use the .deb package? Also, the server doesn't have a UI, which is why I was curious about the validity of the given commands. –  rishimaharaj Apr 29 '12 at 0:42
    
Ubuntu is based on Debian Linux. Here are some basics about deb-packages: debian.org/doc/manuals/debian-faq/ch-pkg_basics.en.html –  Steven Peter Beer Apr 29 '12 at 0:48

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