Solved

How to go external with my Apache Webserver ?

Posted on 2004-04-02
4
268 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-18
Hi,

I've made a Apache webserver at my workstation Mandrake 10...
Internal, everything works perfect...
But how can i go external, that you also can see my webpage...?
I've a Winxp selfmade Router...
How must i forward that IP of the router to my linux-workstation ?
Or port 80..?

My router has IP : (extern)80.34.12.123 & (intern)192.168.1.1
My linuxstation : (intern) 192.168.1.2
If I typ 192.168.1.2 at my router, it works perfectly. I see my webpage..
If I typ that external IP, it does nothing...

Sorry for my bad english but i hope you'll understand what my problem is.
0
Comment
Question by:koenvdl
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 26

Assisted Solution

by:jar3817
jar3817 earned 150 total points
ID: 10740994
on the router you need to forward port 80 (or whatever port your webserver is running on) to the ip of the linux machine 192.168.1.2.  I've never played with a windows xp nat machine so I'm not sure where exactly you do that, but I would guess probably in the Routing and Remote Access service configuration under Administrative tools (in the control panel).  You can probably right click on the NAT object and hit properties.  (Just a guess)

Hope this points you in a closer direction.
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
roeleboel earned 350 total points
ID: 10745241
If you're using the 'internet connection sharing' on your xp-router, do this:
* go to the properties page of the network-card connected to the internet
* select the 'advanced' tab
* click on the 'settings' button
* if you want forwarding from port 80 external to port 80 internal, enable the 'web server' tickbox & fill in the ip address of your apache server
* if you want to customize your ports, add a new service & fill in the details required
(this is for windows xp pro, I don't know if this will also work on a home edition)

If you're not using the 'internet connection sharing', could you tell us what software you're using for routing?

Good luck!
0
 

Author Comment

by:koenvdl
ID: 10746866
I'm using the xp professional , but it isn't working...
I added that service, filled in my port 80, and my internal IP of my linuxstation.
reboot my system...,...

But when i'm typing in my external ip, he said DNSerror... Nothing found.
0
 

Author Comment

by:koenvdl
ID: 10747145
i've found it with an external program TCPTunnel...
It works fine now.
Thnkx
0

Featured Post

Superior storage. Superior surveillance.

WD Purple drives are built for 24/7, always-on, high-definition security systems. With support for up to 8 hard drives and 32 cameras, WD Purple drives are optimized for surveillance.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
CentOS7 Xvnc gdm login 9 196
Lame BIND 9.3 10 58
linux service nerwork restart throwing eth1 not dound? 5 75
I am not sure how to read what this IP tables statement means 2 105
I have seen several blogs and forum entries elsewhere state that because NTFS volumes do not support linux ownership or permissions, they cannot be used for anonymous ftp upload through the vsftpd program.   IT can be done and here's how to get i…
Note: for this to work properly you need to use a Cross-Over network cable. 1. Connect both servers S1 and S2 on the second network slots respectively. Note that you can use the 1st slots but usually these would be occupied by the Service Provide…
Windows 10 is mostly good. However the one thing that annoys me is how many clicks you have to do to dial a VPN connection. You have to go to settings from the start menu, (2 clicks), Network and Internet (1 click), Click VPN (another click) then fi…
Both in life and business – not all partnerships are created equal. As the demand for cloud services increases, so do the number of self-proclaimed cloud partners. Asking the right questions up front in the partnership, will enable both parties …

895 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

15 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now