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Old 03-12-2009, 12:25 AM   #1
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Configuring a linux machine as a webserver


Hi all i am a beginner to linux.i would like to configure my linux machine(CENTOS) as a webserver..I am using the PC(Centos machine)at Home with a broadband connection of 256kbps..How can i create a web page and also launch the website in internet..Please let me know the requirements for establishing this..
 
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1 install apache or another webserver
2 get a domainname
3 point the DNS from your domain to your IP

all this if you have a fixed IP

if you have a dynamic IP:
make sure port 80 is not blocked by your provider
use dyndns (http://www.dyndns.com/)
 
  


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