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i created an intranet (lamp) and now i have to make it visible using this url intranet:

the solution i found was to put in each computers (mac, windows) this in the hosts file using the ip and the alias intranet

the intranet has a static ip

i dont want to change all of themsince i have 50+ computers. is there an easy way to make all the computers use http//intranet instead of http//

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If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question. does not allow DNS questions? – Pat R Ellery Dec 18 '13 at 15:33

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This is exactly why DNS was invented. Set up a DNS server. If you already have one, make use of it.

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any idea how? I am using ubuntu – Pat R Ellery Dec 17 '13 at 15:34 – John Dec 17 '13 at 15:36

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