pat oleary wrote:
> Hi folks, i'm trying to set up a simple webserver using my SuSE 10.0 pc &
> a Zyxel Prestige modem connected to IOL.
> I opened an account with DNYDNS.com & registered a name eg,
> abcd.homelinux.net. I have set up the adsl modem to forward port 8080 to
> my SuSE pc @ 192.168.1.10 & allowed http & https services in the SuSE
> firewall setup. Apache is set up to listen on port 8080. The problem is
> that if i try to look at my site from another pc on my network by putting
> www.abcd.homelinux.net in the add bar of the browser i get the admin login
> screen of the modem. I even tried using one of the web site checker sites
> & the same result. What am i doing wrong?
> Any help with this one would be appreciated.
If it's on port 8080 (the adsl modem is using the normal port 80, right?),
then you'll need to specify the port explicitly, like so:
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