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Accessing a local machine with the hostname

I'd like to know if it's possible on a debian machine to automatically setup the hosts file of every other computer on the network. I'd like to be able to connect to the machine using a host name ...
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1answer
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Connecting to Gest ip address usign host alias [closed]

I have RedHat OS running on VMWare Player. My host operating system is windows7. Network configuration i am using on my virtual machine is NAT. I have configured my Guest operating systems ...
5
votes
2answers
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Assign multiple IPs to 1 Entry in hosts file

I have a web sever that connects to an internal database through a VPN. There are 2 IPs (primary and secondary) to the database from the web server. How can I setup my /etc/hosts file so that if the ...
3
votes
1answer
356 views

Different hosts files per network on windows 7?

I'd like to be able to have seperate hosts files for different networks on windows 7. Basically, I have an internal IP address for my web server at home which I was thinking of putting in the hosts ...
0
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2answers
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Linux: hosts.allow, hosts.deny - how do I allow all except hosts mentioned in hosts.deny

How do I configure hosts.allow and hosts.deny to allow all connections from all hosts except for some hosts/ports specified in hosts.deny? This is what I have now in these files: hosts.allow: ...
0
votes
2answers
533 views

Xen private networking between multiple hosts

I have two physical hosts running Xen 3.2, sharing storage via iSCSI. On these two hosts are a number of domUs and I'd like to network them in multiple private networks so they can only contact other ...
3
votes
3answers
246 views

My DNS works! But, what is the simplest way to add something to it?

This is my current DNS example.com.db zone file. I followed a tutorial. It works, because when I point to this DNS from another server via resolve.conf, it will actually forward me to the right IP ...
6
votes
2answers
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How do I setup a HOSTS file on different operating systems?

Please provide examples of how this can be setup on client and server versions of various operating systems.