[thelist] Setting permissions so localhost can be used by Firefox

Matt Warden mwarden at gmail.com
Fri Jul 22 10:06:26 CDT 2005

On 7/22/05, Michele Foster <foster.michele at gmail.com> wrote:
> Can someone remind me how to set up the permissions to allow Firefox (and
> others) to access my localhost? IE is working fine. It is not the hosts
> file, as <> localhost, already exists there.
>  This is for WinXP Professional.

Michele, are you talking about allowing other people to access the
server on your computer? If so, what server are you using?

AFAIK, there are no settings necessary for Firefox to view a web
server running on the local machine.

Matt Warden
Miami University
Oxford, OH, USA

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