i am about to follow a simple "how to" to install a web server on a linux machine with all the default settings(i.e no conf file is being edited (httpd.conf etc))......
here are a set of few questions i would like to know regarding such a web server:
(1) at which ip can i access this server on lan???
(2) can i access this server (with the ip addr frm ques 1) from anywhere using internet??
(3)can i assign a proper hostname(like h**p:\\w**.xyz.com) to access this server from anywhere using internet??if yes then do i need some DNS configuration ???