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localhost works, Public IP doesnt

suraj sheikh

Joined: Mar 07, 2008
Posts: 23
Hi all experts,

I have developed a web site for fulfilling needs of our process in our company, I tested it. It woeks fine on local host ( but when i try to access it from another computer in network, It Doesn't open the page. I think its a firewall issue.

OS : Windows XP
Compnay Antivirus/Firewall : Mcaffe
Web Server : Apache Tomcat

I dont want by website to be left unused !
Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
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Can the Tomcat example applications be seen?

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William Brogden
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Sounds like a firewall issue to me - talk to your network administrator.

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