Two or more webs at home

Matthew Walker mwalker at
Wed Apr 22 13:48:31 MDT 2009

On Wed, April 22, 2009 1:45 pm, Jones, Scott (GE Money, consultant) wrote:
> Is it possible to host/serve/run two or more web sites at one location
> with one static IP?
> I have my web but my three boys will soon want to set up their own web
> sites and update and manage each on their own. Can these all run from my
> home network? These will not likely be commerce sites, but just fun,
> more or less static sites for my boys to get their feet wet.
> Am I thinking of virtual servers? What are the possibilities here?

Name Based Virtual Hosting is what you're thinking of. And yes, it's very possible. Only
reason to need multiple IPs is if you have SSL sites.

Matthew Walker
Kydance Hosting & Consulting, Inc. -
PHP, Perl, and Web Development - Linux Server Administration

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