Accessing an application through the Internet
I installed Oracle Application Server 11.5.9 on Linux AS 3.0 and can manage
to access to it through a LAN by using this address:
I'm now trying to access the Oracle application through the Internet by opening a port 8000 from
our router, which points to my Oracle server's IP address, and then trying to access by using this
address (http://[our static IP]:8000/dev60cgi/f60cgi), but it failed.
Is there any setting I messed up or that is not the correct way? Thanks.
You appear to be doing it correctly but without an error message I am not sure what to advise.
Forward port 8000 through the firewall to the port on the Linux server. Then access the application
by requesting http://firewall_ip:8000/dev60cgi/f60cgi. If the application tries to connect using
another port, the initial connection would work, but the connection on the separate port would
This was first published in October 2005