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http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hey, I'm after setting up various names for machines on my LAN (my side of router), its so I can test and play with virtual hosts on various servers httpd, lighttpd, nginx... I have 3 machines, one will be running a server and i'd like the other machine(s) to be able to access it using 3 different names. I've tried using "/etc/hosts" file by putting in: Code:  tester  test It works locally on the server but not on another machine (even with same hosts file entry), then I tried doing the same in "/etc/networks", also no joy. In addition i've al (HowTos)