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I have the following on my .htaccess file within /var/www/html folder.

Options +FollowSymlinks
RewriteEngine on
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(www\.)?domain\.net [nc,or]
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(www\.)?domain\.com\.au [nc,or]
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.domain.com/$1 [R=permanent, NC, L]

I want all domain.net and domain.com.au requests to redirect to domain.com.

This does not seem to redirect. What am I doing wrong? Thanks!

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If it helps, the server is on Amazon ec2 –  Pasta Jan 20 '12 at 16:49
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up vote 2 down vote accepted

In the past I've had trouble with spaces in the list of flags. Also, the last OR is not needed and may cause problems. Try this:

Options +FollowSymlinks
RewriteEngine on
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(www\.)?domain\.net [NC,OR]
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(www\.)?domain\.com\.au [NC]
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.domain.com/$1 [R=permanent,NC,L]
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Thanks, but no luck with that! –  Pasta Jan 20 '12 at 17:07
If you go to the other domains (.net, .com.au) are the results the same as going to www.domain.com? Are you certain .htaccess overrides are enabled with e.g. AllowOverride All? –  xofer Jan 20 '12 at 17:14
I get this error on error_log, [alert] /var/www/html/.htaccess: RewriteRule: bad flag delimiters –  Pasta Jan 20 '12 at 17:42
I've never seen [R=permanent] before. Only [R=301]. –  Ladadadada Jan 20 '12 at 17:49
Sorry! I had spaces in mine [R=permanent, NC, L], changed to [R=permanent,NC,L]. Now it works GREAT! –  Pasta Jan 20 '12 at 17:50
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