How do i make my server visible on the web with a dynamic public IP?
I have been trying to run my first home server! I installed CentOS on it and followed the "Perfect Server - Centos 6.2" guide from howtoforge, but the end of it left me just as confused as the beginning.
I purchased the domain silmanserver.com from godaddy, and i want my server to be a web server for my personal website which i am developing, but i cant get it to the point where i can access it from a computer.
I followed this guide to fix the fact i have a dynamic plublic IP and i set up an account with zoneedit and have their DNS servers listed in my godaddy control panel. but when i go to silmanserver.com it results in the
Unable to connect
Firefox can't establish a connection to the server at silmanserver.com.
The site could be temporarily unavailable or too busy. Try again in a few
If you are unable to load any pages, check your computer's network
If your computer or network is protected by a firewall or proxy, make sure
that Firefox is permitted to access the Web.
How do i get my site accessible by other computers and how do i get it so that it points to my centOS box and in the right directory for webpages?