Installing No-IP client on Raspian

Download client:


Extract file:

tar -xvf noip-duc-linux.tar.gz

Change diraectory:

cd noip-2.1.9-1/

Compile it:

sudo make install

Run it and test it:

sudo /usr/local/bin/noip2 -C

Set it to start at boot. First, edit the file:

sudo nano /etc/init.d/noip2

And change it to:


#! /bin/sh
# /etc/init.d/noip

# Provides: noip
# Required-Start: $remote_fs $syslog
# Required-Stop: $remote_fs $syslog
# Default-Start: 2 3 4 5
# Default-Stop: 0 1 6
# Short-Description: Simple script to start a program at boot
# Description: A simple script from which will start / stop a program a boot / shutdown.

# If you want a command to always run, put it here

# Carry out specific functions when asked to by the system
case "$1" in
 echo "Starting noip"
 # run application you want to start
 echo "Stopping noip"
 # kill application you want to stop
 killall noip2
 echo "Usage: /etc/init.d/noip {start|stop}"
 exit 1

exit 0


Set permissions on file:

sudo chmod 755 /etc/init.d/noip2

Set it to be executed on boot:

sudo update-rc.d noip2 defaults

Restart your Raspberry Pi and check if its working.

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