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From Pietro Cagnoni <>
Subject Re: Running apache
Date Tue, 26 Feb 2002 09:13:47 GMT
> Can localhost not be used to access the server from other machines on the
> LAN?

no! localhost means local host :-)

every single machine thinks localhost is itself...

if you connect to http://localhost/ with a browser, it will try to
connect to port 80 of the same machine it's running on...

hope this helps.


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