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I'm trying to forward 'test.mydomain.com' to '192.168.10.34'. That is a centos web server. However I can't seem to figure out or find how to do this in Windows Server 2003. We do own mydomain.com and its operational and using IIS. Anyone know how I can do this?

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Is the goal to make test.mydomain.com reachable from the Internet? –  squillman Apr 20 '11 at 18:49
    
Yes that is my goal. –  hus- Apr 20 '11 at 19:27
    
What sits between your network and the Internet? Is it a router? Full firewall? –  squillman Apr 20 '11 at 19:50
    
centos machine -> windows server 03 (DNS) -> Barracuda firewall -> cisco router -> isp –  hus- Apr 20 '11 at 19:54
    
Do you already host a site on your public IP? –  Mister IT Guru Apr 20 '11 at 20:58

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If your DNS is running on the Windows Server 2003 box then you go to DNS Manager, Forward Lookup Zones - Select your domain and create a new Host (A) record with your Name set to Test and your IP address to the address you want it to forward to.

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You need to add record to your external DNS for mydomain.com that points test.mydomain.com to the public address of your router. You then need to set up a firewall rule to forward the requests for test.mydomain.com to your centos box. That should be all that is necessary, with the possible addition of making sure the Cisco router does actually route the incoming requests to the firewall.

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