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I have a Windows machine serving a couple web apps through Apache. I am looking for a software solution that will allow me to continue accepting requests on this computer (Windows XP) but forward the requests to port 80 to a Linux box. This Linux server is not connected to the same network, it will be connected through a private network to a second network adapter in the Windows XP machine.

Whats the most simple way to do this? I have had a quick look at XORP but it looks like overkill for what I am trying to do. Are there any solutions someone could please recommend. Thanks

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If it's a Windows Server machine, you can use the build in capabilities.

Else wise you have to use a specific software like AnalogX port mapper.

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AnalogX Port Mapper is exactly what I was looking for, fantastic app. Very light weight and not as restrictive as Windows Internet Sharing. Thanks. –  Mark Stahler Nov 18 '09 at 15:42
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Setup a proxyserver like Squid on your linux box and tell the clients. Increases speed and does what you want.

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The Linux box is on a private network alone with the XP server and is not visible to any clients. –  Mark Stahler Nov 18 '09 at 13:50
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