yes, it is cable/dsl. that would explain the lack of connectivity under the linksys scenario.
i will try this again and report back. thank you for the clue.... stephen d. kingrea On 10 Jan 2003, Matt Smith wrote: >Regarding your ISP -- is this a DSL connection? If so, your DMZ server >(connected to the Hub) probably needs to run PPPoE. Is it? Anything >behind the linksys device does not, because the linksys device takes >care of PPPoE for everything behind it. >-Matt > >On Fri, 2003-01-10 at 14:20, Stephen D. Kingrea wrote: >> ok, i know that i am a newbie, but perhaps what i am trying to do is >> impossible. >> >> goal: host 2 domains locally >> equipment: linksys wireless router (4 ethernet connections--wireless not >> running yet), freebsd 4.7 on dedicated p166, and several boxes/os's >> connected dhcp. >> >> i assigned router 1 static address (188.8.131.52), server lan address >> (192.168.1.110). domain1.com is working. >> >> i wish to alias second static address (184.108.40.206) on server for >> domain2.com. >> >> try as i might, i cannot make this work. is it even possible? >> >> linksys says: place hub between modem and router, connect server to hub >> (placing server outside lan). that scenario renders server incapable of >> communicating with isp's router (220.127.116.11). >> >> i am beginning to wonder whether i can even accomplish this. it seems >> simple enough, however; i just can't make it work.... >> >> any suggestions? >> >> tia >> >> stephen d. kingrea >> >> >> To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] >> with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message >-- >Matt Smith <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > > >To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] >with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message > To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message