On 9/4/10 5:59 PM, Jim Pazarena wrote: > I'm setting up a laptop with apache, just to play, basically. > > But apache doesn't like the fact that it can't resolve the > lappy's hostname to an IP number and it will not load. The laptop > gets its IP # via DHCP so it changes at various locations. > > I could use the localhost name & IP #, which should work. > > My laptop is named 'laptop' (laptop.mydomain.com) > > Is there a way to have the system utilize it's assigned IP #? > Or do I have to change my apache config to "localhost" ? >
Hi, You can enter (assuming 'lappy' is the hostname): 127.0.0.1 localhost lappy in /etc/hosts and set the ListenAddress directive in Apache to bind to that IP. Regards, -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"