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 From:  "Neil A. Hillard" <m0n0 at dana dot org dot uk>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] DNS forwarder
 Date:  Wed, 21 Feb 2007 19:52:56 +0000
Hi,

>I have setup an Apache, PHP, mySQL web server (XAMPP) on a Windows XP
>Home computer (192.168.2.101) behind a monowall router (IP 192.168.2.2,
>DNS1 84.255.209.77, DNS2 84.255.210.77). I have configured the rules and
>NAT so that it's no problem to access it from an outside LAN computer.
>The thing is I cannot access the server using the public IP
>(84.xxx.xxx.xxx) and I can't view the pages from the computer that is
>running the web server. I know it has something to do with DNS forwarder
>(DNS forwarder is enabled) but I don't know how to configure it. BTW I
>don't have a domain, I just want to access it with a public IP. The web
>server has a DHCP address which is always the same.
>
>How should I configure the DNS forwarder?

http://doc.m0n0.ch/handbook/faq-lannat.html

explains the problem.  It's also been discussed to death on the list
(check the list archives).

HTH,


                                Neil.

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Neil A. Hillard                E-Mail:   m0n0 at dana dot org dot uk