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From "Krist van Besien" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] The simplest of questions ...
Date Tue, 22 Apr 2008 17:27:16 GMT
On Tue, Apr 22, 2008 at 5:00 PM, Tall Paul <> wrote:
> I have a static IP and I am behind a US Robotics router in which I
> forwarded port 80 to this PC. I sent my IP ( to my sister and
> asked her to test the server. She put in her browser
> and got the "page not found" message.

On some firewalls forwarding a port is not sufficient, you also must
allow traffic through. You may need to tell your firewall to allow
traffic on port 80 to continue to your server.


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