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What I have are two websites that I want to run, the first one called blogscott.org, and the other one without a domain name (we'll call it private.org)
I want both of these sites to be publicly accessible. I have a linksys router that I have to protect my computer. For now, I am only interested in getting blogscott.org to work, and then I'll get the private.org to work. As it is now, I can access the site via www.blogscott.org:85, but not via www.blogscott.org (I get a http error 404).
Here is the http.conf of most interest:
Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
Allow from all
My windows host file is as follows:
127.0.0.1 www.blogscott.org private
I use zoneedit to do a webforward from www.blogscott.org to www.blogscott.org:85. I also use zoneedit for the dns stuff too.
I hope that all makes sense.. can anyone spot the problem?
To summarize, going to www.blogscott.org should work, but does not because of a HTTP 404 error. However, www.blogscott.org:85 does work.
Thanks in advance..
Check your logs. You should find a line added each time for the port 85. Try changing all the port 85's to port 86. If port 86 works, but port 80 does not, see if you're getting the 404's in your logs.
You might cheat by setting up a redirect/forward/(varies by provider) with your dns host or registrar. This would allow your site to appear to be example.org, but actually be example.org:85 in a frame.