January 22nd, 2004, 04:43 PM
Local webserver visible as www.site.lan?
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)
January 22nd, 2004, 06:56 PM
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.