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From George Gallen <ggal...@slackinc.com>
Subject RE: cannot access pages except from my box
Date Fri, 21 Dec 2001 16:47:00 GMT
Or you could buy a cheap netgear or such firewall that
has port mapping built it. You assign it the IP address (Internet)
and configure it to remap to a certain IP address based
on port # (on the LAN side of the firewall)

It works great, and it's cheap and easy to setup

George

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Darrel Austin [mailto:daustin@visi.com]
>Sent: Friday, December 21, 2001 11:40 AM
>To: users@httpd.apache.org
>Subject: Re: cannot access pages except from my box
>
>
>on 12/21/01 10:24 AM, Darren at backdoc@crotchett.com wrote:
>
>> This just went over my head.  But, I'm wondering, can't you 
>run apache on a
>> different port?  If you were able to work something like 
>that out, would
>> users have to specify yourdomain.com:some_port?  Or, could 
>DNS handle that
>> for you?
>
>I'm a complete newbie to all of this, so someone please 
>correct me if I am
>wrong, but from the research I've done recently (in trying to get two
>servers set up behind one IP) DNS can not handle port mapping.
>
>Personally, this seems to be a big omission from the overall 
>workings of the
>internet. 
>
>I've been trying to figure out how to run two physical servers 
>behind one IP
>address. The consensus seems to be that you can't, unless you 
>want to mess
>with some complex load-balancing systems, or run a proxy 
>server outside of
>your LAN. The only real solution is to get a second routable IP
>address--which doesn't fix the particular problem you are having.
>
>One thought: could you set up domain forwarding? Have some ISP set up
>yourdomain.com to point at youripaddress:8080 or something? (Or is that
>basically dns?)
>
>Again, if this is incorrect, someone please jump in.
>
>-Darrel
>
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