You can also use an Apache server on your Linux box:
in the httpd.conf you must create the following virtual host
ProxyPass / http://www.veryComputer.com/
I assume 192.168.1.10 is the IP of your Win95 box
In this way you can have many web servers in your net (configured as
If you make a ip forwarding all requests on the port 80 on your Linux Box
will be redirected to your .
Hope I could help you
> Hi all you helpful folks-
> I have a linuxbox with a static connection to the Internet, and a win95
> box on my LAN using the linuxbox as a gateway.
> I would like to run Apache on my win95 box to serve a filemaker pro
> database to the world, and am wondering if there is a way to do that
> with my present configuration? (I read something about port forwarding,
> but was unclear if that's a solution).
> If not, what's the best change to my set up (keeping my Linuxbox as the
> gateway) to make my win95 box into a webserver?
> thank you...
> Stefan *