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    Local webserver visible as www.site.lan?

    Hi everybody!!!,

    i just wanted to ask this:

    We are gunna start a lan-party in march, because we are going to run a local webserver we wanted to make the adress of the site like: www.lan-party.lan and the forum: forum.lanparty.lan,

    because i need it soon and i don't know how to start with this i gunna ask all the nice guy's to help me out a little,

    thanks in advance.


    (sorry for bad english if you found some faults)
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    You'll need to set up a DNS server on the lan that understands the .lan TLD. It won't work from an external computer unless .lan has been added to the official Internet TLD's.

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