Single IP Address - Multiple hosts each with different domain name.

Discussion in 'Linux Networking' started by willirl, Aug 28, 2005.

  1. willirl

    willirl Guest

    My LAN has several hosts with one of them using a dynamic dns to allow
    access from the internet.

    What I want to do is to be able to get to more than one of my local
    hosts through this single ip address. I figure the domain names would
    look like, then,

    How do I do this? Since dyndns can (apparently) use the
    one current IP address, how can I get to the other hosts on the LAN
    with a domain name like above from the internet?

    To clarify, I'm not talking about multiple web sites but multiple
    willirl, Aug 28, 2005
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  2. willirl

    James Knott Guest

    You'd have to use other port numbers. Then you could forward the ports to
    the appropriate system. However, I'm not sure how dyndns would handle the
    different port numbers.
    James Knott, Aug 28, 2005
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  3. willirl

    hakim Guest


    If you have five hosts in your lan running ssh on their IP on port 22.
    Then on your gateway arrange a ipforwarding for example from

    dyndns-ip port 10000 to your-host-1 port 22
    dyndns-ip port 10001 to your-host-2 port 22
    and so on

    And everything will work fine...

    hakim, Aug 28, 2005
  4. willirl

    hakim Guest


    And on you can buy a service called custom dns where you are
    able to register hostnames under your dyndns domain...

    hakim, Aug 28, 2005
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