Go Back   HowtoForge Forums | HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials > Linux Forums > Server Operation

Do you like HowtoForge? Please consider supporting us by becoming a subscriber.
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 15th November 2008, 10:26
andydurham andydurham is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Ubuntu 8.10 Perfect Server Question

Hi

Apologies if theres another post on this that ive missed but im a little confused. My ISP wont provide a static IP address for me so Im having to use dyndns site name. However I'm following this guide

http://www.howtoforge.org/perfect-server-ubuntu-8.10-p3

When it gets to this part:

then edit /etc/hosts. Make it look like this:

vi /etc/hosts

127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
192.168.0.100 server1.example.com server1

Im not sure what to put there. I called my server ubuntu, my static ip address for the server is 192.168.1.150 and my dyndns account for example is testserver.linuxhome.net

How do I set this up? can anyone help please? I'm a little confused since this is my first ever server setup and I don't want to get it wrong.

Your help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks

Andy
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
 

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The perfect Server Ubuntu 8.04 -- got STUCK jlaudz Installation/Configuration 9 6th November 2008 13:48
The Perfect Server - Ubuntu Hardy Heron (Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Server) Carlo Gambino HOWTO-Related Questions 4 19th July 2008 21:19
The Perfect Server - Ubuntu Hardy Heron (Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Server) - Page4-DNS Server Linocks Installation/Configuration 3 13th May 2008 12:24
RE: Perfect Server - Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon nibbles HOWTO-Related Questions 5 28th January 2008 16:36
The Perfect Setup - Ubuntu 6.06 LTS Server and SPAM Virus Filtering WaveQam HOWTO-Related Questions 5 19th January 2007 22:18


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 18:20.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.