[thelist] setting up "localhost"

Andrew Moore amoore at mooresystems.com
Sun Mar 10 18:53:00 CST 2002

Generally, you can set up your DSL/cable modem to pass port 80 through
to your machine. Then, give you friends the IP address on the outside
of your DSL/cable modem. (or use some kind of dynamic DNS service to
point a hostname to it.)

Hope it helps.


On Sun, Mar 10, 2002 at 07:45:26PM -0500, Ben Heuer wrote:
> I use Broadband connection and I see that the IP address I get is not dedicated. When I do IPCONFIG I see some 192.168... kind of adress which seems to suggest that I do not have a unique IP address from my ISP.
> Without a UNIQUE ip address, how can I run Apache on my server so that my friends can see it too?
> I would appreciate any suggestions.
> Thanks
> ::Ben
> --

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