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Free dynamic DNS from noip.com with Docker 02-01-2016


This is instructions how to setup dynamic DNS on Ubuntu 14.04 using Docker.

  • Register with http://www.noip.com

  • Create new host (hostname.ddns.net) at http://www.noip.com/members/dns/

  • Install Docker

    sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://p80.pool.sks-keyservers.net:80 --recv-keys 58118E89F3A912897C070ADBF76221572C52609D
    sudo echo "deb https://apt.dockerproject.org/repo ubuntu-trusty main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/docker.list
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install linux-image-extra-$(uname -r)
    sudo apt-get install docker-engine
  • Create directory which will contain configuration file for Docker container

    sudo mkdir /config
  • Start Docker container from image

    sudo docker run --name=noip -d -v /etc/localtime:/etc/localtime -v /config:/config coppit/no-ip
  • Edit file /config/noip.conf

  • Start container one more time

    sudo docker start noip
  • Check if it is working

    sudo docker logs noip