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Multiple role providers for a service

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Is it possible to hook multiple role providers with one service? I want client A  to connect to service A with roleprovidername A   & client B to connect to service A with roleprovidername B  Is this possible ? Thanks in advance.

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I have got Apache server running on 1 and IIS on 2.

Now when I publish the WCF service on my service and have explicitly set the iplisten for IIS to 2. Still I am not able to access the service.

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