Topic: iRedMail can't be visited by domain name
Virtual Machine: Virtual box
Network mode: Host Interface,
HostMachine: windows / ubuntu 10.04
The result is: mailhost.xxx.com
ifconfig to get IP ADD: 192.168.0.51,
vi / etc / hosts
192.168.0.51 mailhost.xxx.com mailhost
127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
In HostMachine browser to "http://192.168.0.51/mail/"
In HostMachine using thunderbird as email client, imap access 192.168.0.51, you can send / receive e-mail too.
In guest machine, ping mailhost.xxx.com-c 10,
In guest machine, ping 192.168.0.51-c 10
In host machine, ping 192.168.0.51-c 10
they all normally return msg from 192.168.0.51
Exception 1: In the host machine I can not ping mailhost.xxx.com-c 10
Exception 2: I can not browser http://mailhost.xxx.com/mail/
Exception 3: In host machine, I Can not use thunderbird as email client, for example: imap access mailhost.xxx.com
1. How to solve above troubles?
2. if the client machine (or host machine in VM) connecting both internet and intranet,How to make sure that the client just access mailhost.xxx.com( or its ip address) by intranet, not by internet? Cause, the ip is certainly existing on internet .
Server: windows 2003 server
Deploy iRedMail as an Intranet applications on the server
iRedMail and other intranet application will be separated by using virtual machine as follows:
Win2003Server (VirtualBox (Centos (iRedMail)))
Many Tks !!!