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Oracle Database Access via Internet

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I currently installed Oracle application 11.5.9 on Linux AS 3.0. I managed to access it through my LAN using the following  address:
I am 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, I then try accessing it by using this address
http://[our static IP]:8000/dev60cgi/f60cgi but failed.
Are there any settings or steps I missed or is this not the correct way?

This question posed on 06 October 2005


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

If the application tries to connect using another port, the initial connection would work, but the connection on the separate port would fail.



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