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DDNS is a dynamic DNS helper for Digital Ocean users to utilize their DO account as a Dynamic DNS resolver.


Download the latest relase from https://gitlab.pm/rune/ddns/releases. Unzip and move to a folder in you path (ease of use). You can also rename the file ddns.py to just ddns and make the file executable with chmod +x ddns. To install required python modules run pip3 install -r requirements.txt


For instructions run

ddns -h

The program is best suited to be executed with e.g cron or any other system that can run at intervals. To run the app every 6 hours with cron add the following line to your crontab

0 */6 * * *  /usr/local/bin/ddns


Pull requests are welcome. For major changes, please open an issue first to discuss what you would like to change.


If you found a bug or you have suggestion for new features create an issue.

Future development

  • IPv6 support
  • Add and delete non existing (new) domains to DO account