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1answer
335 views

Change xampp apache htdocs directory to access localhost from ubuntu and windows

I'm using ubuntu and windows 7 dualboot,and have xampp installed on both I want to have access to one localhost directory whether I'm using windows or ubuntu. both systems are installed on the same ...
3
votes
1answer
339 views

Ubuntu localhost: Not found

I have updated my Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04, so I have a newer version now. But I spotted that after the update I experience a 404 error while trying to access my http://localhost/ After a complete ...
0
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2answers
113 views

How to map a local Ubuntu Server in Windows 8.1?

I am currently running Ubuntu Server using Oracle's VirtualBox. I would like to map a network drive to my local Ubuntu Server in Windows 8.1. I can connect to my server using PuTTy just fine. I can ...
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1answer
2k views

No “localhost” or “127.0.0.1” in Ubuntu 12.10

After installing Ubuntu 12.10, I tried intalling Metasploit (ruby already installed). First, I get: [-] Failed to connect to the database: could not connect to server: Connection refused Is the ...
0
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0answers
229 views

Can't access website on local network

I have a personal website running on my PC (Ubuntu), connected to the internet through a router. I can connect without any problem to my website when I'm not at home so I guess my router is correctly ...
1
vote
2answers
214 views

Accessing guest (Ubuntu) localhost from host (Windows)

Is there any way to access guest's localhost through a browser inside the host? I am running Ubuntu with Virtualbox on Win7.
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2answers
1k views

Host-only network with multiple VMs

What I'm trying to do is create a host-only network with multiple VMs so as to allow direct access between the host OS and the VMs, but to also allow the VMs limited access to the Internet for things ...
0
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4answers
858 views

Make my Virtual Machine invisible to outside world

I am a total newbie to installing and working on server platform. Just to see how things work I went ahead with installing Ubuntu Server (LAMP) 11.10 on Virtualbox installed on a Ubuntu 11.10 desktop ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

Firefox on Ubuntu can't connect to local virtualhost when network is unplugged

I'm using Firefox (3.6.17) on my Ubuntu Lucid (rel. 10.04) and noticed that if the network cable is plugged everything is fine and I'm able to browse my local virtualhost configured in Apache2. But ...
0
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1answer
636 views

not able to access to localhost

I am using Ubuntu 10.10 on my laptop. I was develping websites without any problem so far. Then suddenly I am not able to access any website in localhost. Even http://localhost/phpinfo.php does not ...
2
votes
1answer
412 views

Do Firefox and Chromium cache media served from the localhost?

I am developing a web application and I've set up my JavaScript and CSS files to have far future expires. I send back to the client that each file was last modified a year ago and that each file ...
2
votes
2answers
215 views

Create domain name

How can I create a domain name for local purposes? for example I have a local web application enviroment in http://localhost:8000 but I would like to have it in http://dev instead. I am using ...
0
votes
1answer
647 views

Ubuntu host keeps changing IP, having to constantly reconfigure hosts file for localhost access

My current development environment is Ubuntu 10.04 64bit host and Windows 7 64bit guest and guest is NAT connected. I use Ubuntu as a host because I feel at home but I needed some Windows only ...
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1answer
966 views

How to forward a public (network-accessible) port to a local (port or host)

I'm using Ubutnu 9.04, and XAMPP as a testing server for my websites. What I want to do is make my websites network-accessible. For now only the my-ip-address:80 is accessible and managed by XAMPP. ...