Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It only takes a minute to sign up. Connect and share knowledge within a single location that is structured and easy to search. I just got my Ubuntu server up and running on ssh and apache Everything is working inside and outside my home network, and I'm ready to assign a domain name. Now I am wondering if anyone knows the cheapest hopefully free way to do this. If you want a free solution, you can use Dynamic DNS for example www. But with a 'free' solution, comes a catch: Your hostname will be something like "myserver. And after that comes the next step of allowing incoming connection on your home gateway and redirect the incoming request to your Ubuntu Server Port Forwarding. Sign up to join this community.
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It only takes a minute to sign up. Connect and share knowledge within a single location that is structured and easy to search. I want to setup a GIT server on my Ubuntu machine in the office but I want a domain name for it that I can connect to from Windows machines on the same network.
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It only takes a minute to sign up. Connect and share knowledge within a single location that is structured and easy to search. I have a windows computer not joined to the domain. When I connect it to the network, I can ping it by hostname from any other computer on the network.