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I have the local webserver on ubuntu inside virtual machine. Currently i access it via IP like

http://10.0.11.111

Is it possible i can DNS name for that ip which works only on local network like

http://companyserver.com
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Yes. See /etc/hosts/, you want something like this:

10.0.11.111    companyserver.local

(don't use .com unless you have to, it's bad practice)

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thanks for ur help – John Dec 8 '09 at 1:40

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