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i have setup a new site www.example.org (dummy name) on my linode VPS (i am using ubuntu 10) as below:

<VirtualHost *:80>
     ServerAdmin webmaster@example.org
     ServerName example.org
     ServerAlias www.example.org
     DocumentRoot /var/www/example.org/public_html/
     ErrorLog /var/www/example.org/logs/error.log
     CustomLog /var/www/example.org/logs/access.log combined

then i ran:

a2ensite example.org

then i reloaded the apache and set up the dns servers in our name.com


but i check my site (dns are already set up so i reach my server) but i get this

Internal Server Error

The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to     complete your request.

Please contact the server administrator, myemail@gmail.com and inform them of the time     the error occurred, and anything you might have done that may have caused the error.

More information about this error may be available in the server error log.
Apache/2.2.14 (Ubuntu) Server at example.org Port 80

P.S. i have used proper site name instead of example.org and proper email in place of dummy one, its only for the client privacy here.

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Check (and post relevant sections of) your Apache error logs - they should help you to identify the cause of the error. –  cyberx86 Jan 16 '12 at 17:32
Thanks, it worked, i checked and found out that .htaccess file that i have used in the root folder was creating that problem. fixed now :) –  user107166 Jan 17 '12 at 12:04

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