Re: My new 'Net Server is dynamic!

Sat, 29 Jun 1996 23:31:07 -0700

michael sharp wrote:
> I'm quite sure by now, I'm probably the millionth person to ask this
> question.... but I'm totally stumped.
> I just switched to a new 'Net provider. My old had static IP's Cool! But my
> new 'Net provider is dynamic! :(
> Well, to be honest, I thought that White Pines (sorry Cornell, but please
> read on) wouldn't have a problem with dynamic IP's, but guess what? So here I
> am.
> I understand now (after a little self-research) that there is a hosts file
> that CU needs to see, but does anybody truly know how to set up CU (either
> Cornell or W/P) to work with a dynamic IP??????
> Is there a way to have my Winsock update the hosts file everytime I log
> on?????
> I would appreciate _ANY_ help or advice from anyone... Thanks in advance.
> Regards,
> -Mike :)+<
> aka Ice-Mike (mIRC, CU)
> p.s. I had originally subscribed to this list some time ago to get started
> using CU, and I recieved alot of help and got started. But know, I'll need
> some more help.... Thanks -Mike :)+<

Are you using 32 bit winsock.dll? If not, ECUSM may not work.

Osamu Terao