Single IP, multiple domains

Lee Levitt ( )
Thu, 10 Jul 1997 13:26:33 -0400

At 01:18 PM 7/10/97 -0400, howie hamlin wrote:
>IIS 3.0 can do multi-hosting on a single IP with a small .ASP file. Also,
>IIS/4.0 and Website Pro/2.0 will also be able to do this. Both microsoft
>and O'Reilly have evals for download.
>Here's some code I got from somebody regarding multi-hosting on a single IP
>with IIS3.0 and ASP:


Thanks for the tip. But I have a more basic question. Assuming one has
sufficient IP addresses available, why would one want to use a single IP
for multiple domains? Are there any cases where this would be *preferable*?



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