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According to cudeso.be: DDclient is a small but full featured client requiring only Perl and no additional modules.
It runs under most UNIX OSes and has been tested under GNU/Linux and Free BSD.
Supported features include: operating as a daemon, manual and automatic updates, static and dynamic updates, optimized updates for multiple addresses, MX, wildcards, abuse avoidance, retrying failed updates, and sending update status to syslog and through e-mail.
The ddclient is an open-source dynamic IP updater client that is written in Perl.
If your Linux distribution does not have a recent version of ddclient, you can download the tar file by following this link.
To use ddclient with Open DNS, please use the following configuration outline, while supplementing the account login, password, and network label lines: 'opendns_network_label' is the label given to the network you're updating in your account. If you have spaces in your network label, replace them with an underscore ( _ ) 3.You can find the network label in the Settings Tab of the Open DNS Dashboard. If you have special characters in your password wrap the password in single-quotes ( ' ).If you're an Umbrella customer, this is the name of the Network you've enabled Dynamic updates for in the Configuration. If there are any single-quotes in your password, put backslash ( \ ) before the single-quote to escape the character.DDclient is a Perl client used to update dynamic DNS entries for accounts on Dynamic DNS Network Service Provider.It was originally written by Paul Burry and is now mostly by wimpunk.It has the capability to update more than just dyndns and it can fetch your WAN-ipaddress in a few different ways.