I have my DNS records hosted at gandi.net
, who are also my registrar. I
have been using for the last 10-15 years with no problems.
I have heard the that you shouldn't have your register be the same
company as your DNS provider, and I intend to revise this proposition.
If the argument still holds then I would keep gandi.net
as my registrar
look for a different DNS service.
I tried a lot of third-party DNS services for about five years before
settling on gandi.net
. Some were very expensive and some were not.
There was no difference in the quality of service and quality of support
between the expensive and inexpensive ones, but I never had any luck
with the free ones.
On 27/06/2019 09:19, Mazzini Alessandro via cctalk wrote:
I use no-ip, the free version. And it's not
particularly pushing the paid
option aside just suggesting it on renewal.
There's an email I don't even remember every how many months, requiring 2
clicks to keep the free subscription active, and that's all
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] Per conto di Mark Linimon
Inviato: gioved? 27 giugno 2019 03:49
A: Charles Dickman; General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts
Oggetto: Re: OT: the end of Dyn DNS
On Wed, Jun 26, 2019 at 09:36:30PM -0400, Charles Dickman via cctalk wrote:
Now that Dyn has been absorbed by Oracle I need a
new DNS service for my
vanity domain. I welcome suggestions for a replacement provider.
I was just investigating free alternatives myself earlier today. (I
have not yet come up with a conclusion.)
I currently use the free he.net
ivp6 tunnel so I may already be set up
for their free DNS service, but I don't know yet. (I can recommend the
Most of the articles on the web mention:
, Duck DNS, and No-IP
among a few others. The latter sounds like they are really pushing
their paid model, though. (OTOH each of the above has paid tiers for
all but the most basic users.)
If you are using pfSense like I am, they already support:
I would be happy to hear of actual experiences with any of these.
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