Need network advice

Chuck Kuecker ckuecker at ckent.org
Fri Jun 25 15:57:38 UTC 2010


Chan Chung Hang Christopher wrote:
>> Basically, he is going to write the web interface for a remotely 
>> controlled device, so he needs to be able to access the device's Apache 
>> server to see what he is doing. He won't need ssh - he will just email 
>> me the HTTP and CGI files, and I will build them into the flash 
>> filesystem on the device. He's just going to be testing the interface.
>>
>> If I redirect port 8080 to the device's port 80, anyone accessing the 
>> device has to specify port 8080 in their web browser, correct?
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> That is correct...and any urls generated by the device pointing to
> itself will need to have that port in the urls too.
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Thanks. I believe I can run with this from here.

I'm currently trying to get tinydns going, and while I'm at it, I'm 
going to set up a second Ubuntu machine for backup DNS, website, and 
email. It's long past time for that.

Probably gonna need a bigger UPS here...

Chuck





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