On 01.12.2006 04:52, Jack (MVP-Networking). wrote:
> Hi
> May be this can Help.
> Look at option 3 on this page,http://www.ezlan.net/myip.html
> Jack (MVP-Networking).

Additionally he needs to set configure his router to either place his 
laptop in the DMZ or set up the laptop as virtual server.

> <wbsurfver / yahoo.com> wrote in message 
> news:1164944574.297109.52650 / l12g2000cwl.googlegroups.com...
>> Here is my question. I have a laptop and I run a ruby/rails based web
>> brick server which serves up html pages. I have emailed people a way to
>> access this webserver through a URL that looks sort of like:
>>
>> http://201.120.126.203:1000/
>>
>> I could be at a public library on a wireless connection, and as long as
>> my web server is running, people can get to my website. I figured out
>> the url through ipconfig. However, now I have a wireless router in my
>> condo, so my laptop is wireless through the router. The url I used
>> before doesn't work, and of course ipconfig shows a generic intranet or
>> whatever ip address for my local area network. Is there anyway I can
>> still have someone get to my website on my laptop ?
>>
>> I suppose I could unplug the router and plug the laptop in if I want to
>> show someone something particular, but the cable modem seems to take a
>> while to reset and doing it like that of course is kind of a pain
>> anyway.

This is OT in c.l.r.  F'up set to microsoft.public.windowsxp.network_web

	robert