User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; de-DE; rv:1.5a) Gecko/20030728 Mozilla Firebird/0.6.1 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; de-DE; rv:1.5a) Gecko/20030728 Mozilla Firebird/0.6.1 Surf to a site that is located on an webserver with a Dynamic DNS (e.g. ???.dyndns.org). If the servers IP address has changed while Firebird has not been closed during the first access to this server, the browser still wants to connect to the old IP though the DDNS entry has been updated. Seems to be some caching-problem Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open a HTML-page form a webserver with a Dynamic DNS through entering the web-servers DDNS-name 2. Make the server change its IP-Adress (say reconnect if the servers got dial-up connection) 3. Wait some minutes so that the DDNS-entry is updated to the new IP 4. Try to open another page on the DDNS-server by entering web-servers DDNS-name 5. The webserver is no longer found by firebird though other browsers can connect Actual Results: Timeout Expected Results: Update DDNS-entry to the new IP Workaround. Close Firebird and start it again. Now you can get access to the DDNS-server through entering its ddns-name (new IP is updated).
Maybe bug 151929
Definitely 151929 *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 151929 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
REOPEN: the duped bug was specifically about TTL, not cache lasting forever.
Status: RESOLVED → UNCONFIRMED
QA Contact: benc
Resolution: DUPLICATE → ---
Summary: IP address changes of dynamic DNS-Servers not updated → DNS: IP address changes of dynamic DNS-Servers not updated
moving to the correct component
Component: General → Networking
Product: Firefox → Browser
Version: unspecified → Trunk
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 15 years ago → 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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