Re: [SLUG] Sites on IP

From: Logan Tygart (
Date: Mon Apr 10 2006 - 18:03:26 EDT

On Mon, 2006-04-10 at 02:20 -0400, Paul M Foster wrote:
> Two questions:
> 1. Since many sites can share the same IP, is there any way to tell all
> the websites which share an IP?

IIRC, there is a website which provides this information, free of
charge. I can't remember which though. It might be or or some similar site. Google is your friend, in this

> 2. Assuming you have a "reseller account" with a hosting company, where
> they give you two IPs for your sites, is it possible or probable that
> they have also given someone else those same IPs? Is this common
> practice or not?

Absolutely. With Apache you can set up tons of virtual hosts, on a
single server, server farm, or a cluster all using one ip. You just
have to set up your DNS servers to correctly point to A records and MX

The Logan

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