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Reading tracert output - what does this address mean?

7 7 ms 2 ms 3 ms 83.149.18.148 8 * 78 ms * ae52.edge7.Frankfurt1.Level3.net [195.16.162.53] 9 * * * Request timed out. 10 80 ms 80 ...
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1answer
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How to point a domain to a dedicated ip

In my domain account while trying to update the nameservers , they are asking for hostname and ip. I have ip alone , how to create a host name. I am using windows server 2003 .
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1answer
675 views

changing IP address of websphere installation

i am not a websphere expert. we are migrating our websphere application to a different server (which has a different IP and hostname). we use WAS network deployment v 6.1. I came across some articles ...
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6answers
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Is it possible for two hostnames share the same IP address?

Can anyone explain whether it is possible for two hostnames to share the same IP address? And what about if one hostname represents more than one IP address, is that possible too? Why?
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2answers
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Can I use the server ip as its fully qualified hostname?

I am setting up a dedicated mysql box, and I am not assigning any domain name to it, as it will be a backend server. Can I set its ip address as its fully qualified hostname? I am installing ...
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1answer
488 views

ping -a does not return hostname [closed]

The problem i am currently experiencing is with One of my Untangle boxes. We are using IPsec VPN, Microsoft Server 2003 for DNS. I cannot get RDP to work with hostname, FQDN, ONLY IP. When i use ping ...
6
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1answer
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Someone parked a domain on my server/IP - should I worry? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there anything I can do about someone who has pointed their domain at my ip? I'm running a dedicated server with own static IP for a while now. Some weeks ago I ...
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2answers
90 views

Find Hostname by having IP-Address

Is there a way to find out hostnames only by having the IP's of the hosts, while only using Windows' command line (cmd)?
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1answer
103 views

Access my local server by hostname or servername

I have a local host server hosting a few applications in tomcat which comes through a apache proxy The client or User trying to access these application has to access them like ...
0
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3answers
734 views

Disable server access by hostname

I'm using Apache HTTPD Server under Debian Squeeze. How can I prevent users to access my server by the server hostname(dummy.xxx.com) or ip address(xx.xx.xx.xx)?! For example: I do not want them to ...
0
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1answer
290 views

Tomcat 5.5 IP redirect to Hostname

How to setup Tomcat if my user entered "http://192.168.0.1:8080/axis2", it will redirect to http://servername.com:8080/axis2? I want the url/hostname appeared on user's web browser instead of ip ...
0
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1answer
60 views

How to change URL of local VM

Sorry for the noob question but I can't seem to find proper literature on the subject: Currently I'm forced to type my IP address to get to my CentOS VM local environment: 192.168.56.101 How can I ...
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3answers
872 views

How does hostname relate to IP address on a server with multiple public IPs?

My hosting provider set up an Ubuntu-based virtual private server for me with three public IPs. I want to assign hostnames to those IPs as follows (I'm be using Dyn as my DNS): example.com -> IP_1 ...
0
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1answer
372 views

Redirect port for specific hostname?

Lets say I have two domains pointing to my IP: first.com and second.com pointing to 127.0.0.1 When someone connects to first.com:6000 it should go to 127.0.0.1:6000. But when someone connects to ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

How do I find out my host name and IP address on Ubuntu?

I know Windows has the ipconfig command to find out information about my host name and ip address. On Ubuntu I tried: tpconfig - was not installed on my machine iwconfig - did not give useful info ...
0
votes
2answers
76 views

Access server on internal network by name

Forgive the noob question: I have a server that I would like to address by name from clients on the local network, i.e. instead of typing ssh user@10.0.0.x I would like to type ssh ...
0
votes
2answers
304 views

Windows thinks foreign IP address is local hostname?

I've spent the whole day trying to fix this and it's driving me absolutely insane. I noticed the issue while trying to set up a remote mySQL server and then went from there. My manager can connect to ...
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2answers
589 views

Hostname doesn't resolve

Alright, so this is a hostname issue. I have a server setup on my College's network (which is allowed). The hostname is "moria.student.rit.edu". The IP address assigned to it is a roamer, and it ...
6
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7answers
8k views

Unix shell: easy way to get IP from hostname

What is the easiest way to get the IP from a hostname? I was thinking about trying a ping and parse it from the output. However, that doesn't seem very nice and will probably not work the same way on ...
0
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2answers
2k views

Dig vs Whois on Nameserver Update and Reference to Unknown FQDN?

After running a dig on an old domain name moved from an old server to a new one, completely different IP and provider, I ran a dig and found that the listed nameserver does not match the one in the ...
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2answers
303 views

What for zeroconf binds hostnames to IP addresses?

I mean, why IP addresses are not sufficient? We can identify devices by their IP addresses. Why do we want to use hostnames? To identify devices? I know that IP addresses are assigned in a random way ...
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2answers
2k views

How can I send visitors to the closest server using DNS?

Is there a way to localize dns entries? Meaning, that users from asia resolve mydomain.com to another ip than users from usa or europe. This would be helpful to give the users the server nearby. DNS ...
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6answers
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How to determine the hostname from an IP address in a Windows network?

My LAN has 50 Windows hosts. At the Windows command line I try ping to get the IP address of a running Windows machine. The question is how to get hostname of a specific IP address in the same ...
5
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2answers
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Can the same wildcard SSL certificate be used on different IP addresses and/or boxes?

Example: Wildcard SSL certificate for *.example.com installed on two different boxes. hostEU.example.com A 60.70.80.90 hostUS.example.com A 200.210.220.240 I assume this is a perfectly valid ...
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3answers
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How do I change the IP address and hostname on Solaris?

I found lots of Web sites with answers via Google but they referred to changing several files, some of which don't exist. I edited all the files (using Linux experience as my guide) and rebooted but ...