hosting multiple sites on IIS single NIC PC connected to internet

Discussion in 'ASP .Net' started by Guest, Nov 9, 2005.

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    Guest Guest

    Sorry, the question is related but might not directly linked to ASP.NEt

    I have a Windows 2003 server machine that is connected to Internet and has
    single static IP address (say I have a DNS (say
    that is attached to this static IP Address.

    I want to host another site to my PC (say

    I am confused on how I can setup second site so that it can be accessed from

    Will following work:
    1. I register DNS for my static IP address(
    2. In IIS 6, use Host Header names add create new website with Host name

    Will I need to setup DNS on local network to make this work???

    Please help!!!
    Guest, Nov 9, 2005
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    Bruce Barker Guest

    yes, you just need both dns entries pointing to the same ip. in http 1.1,
    the browser sends a host header so the the webserver can tell sites apart.

    -- bruce (
    Bruce Barker, Nov 9, 2005
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    Guest Guest

    Is there a way to associate multiple IP addresses to one adapter? Sort of
    like what VMware does with the virutal adapters? Each virtual adapter
    obtains it's own IP address./
    Guest, Nov 9, 2005
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