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I am developing an application where every user has a subdomain

xyz.alumclub.net

where the xyz will take him to his subdomain.

For the above alumclub.net, I am trying to set up the blog at blog.alumclub.net.

  1. I have created another A record:

    blog.alumclub.net A 192.168.0.100

  2. But the above is not coming into effect because of the rule

    *.alumclub.net -> 192.168.0.200

Because of rule 2, blog.domainname.com is not going to my blog hosted on posterous (http://alumclub.posterous.com/) instead it is going to my server and treating the blog as subdomain of user.

How can I solve this problem? Is it possible to solve?

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Please rewrite your question with real names and addresses. Reading all these hypothetical addresses makes my head hurt. –  womble Jan 13 '10 at 4:10
    
Sure will do that.One more thing is as a new user it is not allowing me to post more than one link. –  Rama Vadakattu Jan 13 '10 at 4:17
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I tried to find a question in this I could answer, but I failed. –  Michael Graff Jan 13 '10 at 7:47
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up vote 2 down vote accepted

As womble and Michael Graff wrote, your question is extremely confused. I cannot parse it entirely but I can try to point some issues:

  1. Is the domain alumclub.NET or alumclub.COM ? You used both and it is hard to know if it is significant.
  2. DNS wildcards do not have precedence over ordinary names so, unlike what you wrote, *.alumclub.net does not block blog.alumclub.net

So, there is no reason it should not work. Try it, and, if it fails, post details: real domain names, actual config, actual error messages, not vague summaries.

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iam sorry for that. But i understood your answer clearly let me tryout your solution and will come back with great clarity if it does not work –  Rama Vadakattu Jan 13 '10 at 8:59
    
Thanks i resolved.Somehow previously i observed the above problem :( :( . –  Rama Vadakattu Jan 13 '10 at 9:48
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