I'm stuck. I want to set up a home office web server and can't figure out how to configure my 2 Linksys routers to do that.
Here's the equipment I have and how I want to set it up. I'm listing in the order from outside (internet) to inside (home network):
1. DSL Modem.
2. Linksys broadband router w/ 2 phone ports (model RT31P2) to which two phone lines are attached (one voice, one fax) - I use Vonage.
2.1 Off of one of the RT31P2 network ports is a web (and SMTP/POP3) server that I want to assign a static IP address to.
3. Off another TR31P2 network port is my second Linksys router (model WRT54G).
3.1 One WRT54G network port connects to a database/file server that I want a static IP assigned to. It is a backend to the web server and also being use for home network file storage.
3.2 The other ports on the WRT54G connect to a couple of PCs in the house. To be DHCP assigned addresses.
I have a dyndns.org standard account and can reach my network. When I type my domain name I get the admin login for my RT31P2 router instead of the web server even though I have port forwarding set up. If I type the internal IP address of the web server from inside the house, I confirmed that the web server IS serving up web pages.
What I need in the end is 1) a web/mail sever accessible using my DynDNS.org domain name, 2) A home network that is secure, 3) A DB server that is accessible by the web server but also by my home network, 4) Continued use of my VoIP, 5) The DB server behind the second router for extra security (unless someone tells me that having it behind the first router is just as secure).
Can someone walk me through this?