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Old 02-05-2005, 11:25 AM   #1
djgerbavore
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DNS Question


if i set up apache, can i just have my own www dot name or do i have to pay for one? I want it open to the public.


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Old 02-05-2005, 11:27 AM   #2
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gotta pay

edit:
moreover, you'll want to check with your ISP first... because they don't generally like people running servers (which increases bandwith usage)

because they don't like people running public servers, they usually shut-off access to common ports, making you require a more unique configuration...

hence the popularity of buying not only a domain name, but also hosting.

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