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How to restrict users to go to my site only by using the domain name not by the IP address.

example. - allow - don allow.

Please help

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what web server are you using? – JP19 Jan 18 '11 at 11:17
Since this is a web server configuration issue, it should probably be posted on serverfault. Also, the "accessibility" tag is a bit misleading here. – Lèse majesté Jan 18 '11 at 12:29

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Set a virtualhost name-based. If you are using apache, read this.

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NameVirtualHost *:80

<VirtualHost _default_:80>
DocumentRoot /path/to/somewhere/else
<Directory /path/to/somewhere/else>
Order deny,allow
Deny from all

<VirtualHost *:80>
ServerAlias *
DocumentRoot /path/to/your/webroot

That should do it.

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