5271Re: Home website problems with nslu2, wrt54g and NTL
- Oct 12, 2006--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, MATTNOZ <matt@...> wrote:
> I heard about the NSLU2 and wanted to setup a home web server. My
> connection is with NTL and limited to 50meg of web space, that isfull!
> So I bought a slug and followed the guide:
> I am also using a WRT54G router, which will automatically update
> dyndns.org account settings. I have also set it to port-forward tomy slug,
> disabled the firewall and turned off all block WAN requests tickboxes.
> (Filter Multicast etcâ¦)shiny new website.
> OK everything works fine within my LAN. If I type
> âhttp://mywebsite.dyndns.comâ into IE or Firefox I see my
> However from the WAN side it doesnât work.(and the slug
> However I can ping âmywebsite.dyndns.comâ from the WAN side!!
> flashes)Make sure that your web server is reporting the
> Could it be a problem with my router or is it an NTL thing??
> Any help would be appreciated
> Matt (NSLU2 newbie)
name 'mywebsite.dyndns.com' and not its internal IP address to
If your web server is saying that it is 192.168.1.254 then you will
be able to access it internally, but no external client will have a
route to that IP address. 'Cause it only exists on your internal
I'm not sure what HTTP server you are using but with Apache2 it
would be in the http.conf file and a setting called 'ServerName'
If you have the 'ServerName' value properly set
then 'UseCanonicalName' may be set wrong.
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