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Which one : Freedom 2, Pipex, PlusNet?
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On Mon, 18 Aug 2003 00:13:01 +0100, "Paul King"
"Zordiac" wrote in message
(Zordiac) wrote in message
I went with Pipex in the end:
- No static address but can get round this using no-ip.com etc or pay
an extra £2 month for the static addresses.
What's the problem with having a dynamic IP?
Unless you're hosting a server GULP it shouldn't be a prob.
Or am I missing a (subtle) point here?
There are lots of things that a static IP is a must for. eg webcam
updates, FTP etc. Ive often thought about wiring up a cam for
"intruder alerts" and viewing from work! (Or keeping an eye on the
You can do it all with dynamic IP if you want to. I don't have static IP,
but I do use a domain name, and a dyndns account, so it seems pretty
1&1 will provide your domain name, point it to your dyndns host, and
Robert is your mothers brother ! ;-)
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