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Posted on 2002-05-07
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   i have just started using the apache 1.3 and i am new into web servers. I installed the apache 1.3. What i want is through a local lan to set a web server (apache) and through the other PCs to access the html page at the root directory of the apache program. So far the lan works fine the TCP/IP protocols on each PC are established but i can not see the web server. I already gave into the settings of the apache a CORRESPONDING ADDRESS. Do i have to change anything into the DNS properties (i have them deactivated)
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samri earned 150 total points
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What is the OS make/version running the Apache webserver?

On the server itself, could you browse the default webpage, ie.

And could you test from the remote pc on the Lan.  Try where is the IP address of the machine running Apache.  

Once everything is OK, you would need to add a DNS entry for the apache box.

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