Fort Collins Connexion comments for home servers?
zak at computer.org
Sat Feb 18 07:02:41 UTC 2023
On Fri, Feb 17, 2023 at 10:12:02PM -0700, Bob Proulx wrote:
> However like Stephen I recommend renting a cloud provider hosted node,
> at the $5/month level is sufficient, to get a public static IP
> address. Then VPN between your dynamic house address at home to the
> static IP on the server. There are several of us doing exactly this
> type of setup. For email, web, and other services. If you look at
This is exactly what I've been doing for almost a decade. I use
xinetd to forward some ports back to the home machines over the vpn.
Works great. Outgoing mail uses the hosted (in my case colo'd) nodes
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