When you fire your browser and request an URL the URL is looked up in a DNS server and the ip address is picked up. The browser then requests the server at this ip address to serve the request. 206 more words
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Nginx is an open source reverse proxy server for HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, and IMAP protocols, as well as a load balancer, HTTP cache, and a web server (real server).
# vi /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf
< virtualhost 192.168.0.254:80 >
server alias /cgi-bin/ /www/cgi-bin
< /virtual host>