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No targets available when trying to set alias target from Route 53 to S3

I'm trying to setup a simple Amazon AWS S3 based website, as explained here. I've setup the S3 bucket (simples3websitetest.com), gave it the (hopefully) right permissions: { "Version": ...
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how to make alias with quotes

I tried to make alias with quotes as following: alias myalias='ps -ef | grep tomcat | kill -9 `awk {'print $2'}`' but as you can see i already have ' in awk so i tried to replace awk {'print $2'} ...
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Postfix alias [user unknown] issue

So I need to create an alias on my postfix server that will redirect all mail to multiple email addresses. I have postfix + postfixadmin with dovecot up and configured and everything seem to be ...
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alias directive with nested location to catch php files - requests for php files giving 404

I have a directory/web app that is located outside of the web root directory of my site. Say the site is here: /var/www/site/htdocs/ And the external app is located here: /var/www/apps/coolapp/ ...
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Forwarding a domain to another subdomain

I have 2 domains jainaditya.in (domain purchased from GoDaddy and currently parked) and techphernalia.com (domain and web hosting from one.com). I created a subdomain ajain.techphernalia.com. ...
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Use htaccess to alias to different hosting

I have a host my.site.com that doesn't support a PHP version that I need, so I got some new hosting at newsite.com that has a more up to date PHP version. I'm going host the site completely on ...
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Show website on one server in subfolder on another server

I have two websites. One website is a microsite developed by someone else, hosted on a subdomain and I would like to serve this website via a URL on the second website, for example: ...
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Output traffic on different alias based on user

I have a server running Debian with two IP addresses aliased on a single NIC. eth0 254.71.11.134 eth0:0 185.14.16.132 I want all traffic form a specific user to go through eth0:0. I figure I ...
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Why am I getting a 403 in attempting to access view-source:https://ccachicago.pragmatometer.com/admin/static/css/base.css?

I've been trying by hook or by crook to get /admin/static/ served up in an Apache SSL VirtualHost, preferably by Apache (which is forwarding SSL traffic to a Django Gunicorn instance), or barring ...
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Router see IP alias? [closed]

On my Win7 host machine, I have two VMs which I test network/server stuff. On one machine I created an IP alias using the following commands from ...
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Nginx: nginx alias doesn't work

Here is the full config of my site: server { server_name back.mysite.com; access_log /home/django/mysite/deploy/logs/nginx_acc.log; error_log ...
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nginx, alias, php-fpm = File not Found

I'm trying to set up nginx with DAViCal. However, I'm getting a "File not Found" with a "FastCGI sent in stderr: "Primary script unknown" in the log. Looks like something is wrong with my aliasing but ...
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Setting SNMP interface aliases

I've been trying for a long while now to get a set of Allied Telesis switches to display links in OpenNMS. Long story short, I want/ need to set interface aliases for ports. If I use snmpwalk -v2c -c ...
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Openshift PHP app throws “404 Page not found error” with custom domain name

I have a PHP app on Openshift which is working fine with the native URL (e.g xyz-xy.rhcloud.com). Later I added an alias to the app(e.g, www.xyz.com) and I also updated the CName in my Zone file at ...
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Pass a traffic from a specific domain through OpenVPN

I want to pass traffic from a specific domain through openvpn (tun0) and the rest through eth0 How can I configure openvpn to work with eth0? the domain name is set with ddclient to update dynamic ...
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Postfix, virtual aliases and catchall for undefined addresses

In Postfix 2.10.2, I have a setup with multiple domains and several virtual aliases to assign mail addresses to local users. It works fine as long as I do not add a catchall. Before I used virtual ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - Aliases of bonded interfaces not working correctly

I have the following /etc/network/interfaces # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet manual bond-master bond0 bond-primary eth0 auto eth1 ...
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Alias with regex

I want to forward an email from domain1.com to domain2.com using /etc/aliases The incoming email has the following syntax: mail+somerandomstring@domain1.com and should be forwarded to ...
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Apache dynamic alias based on sub-domain

I have the following structure as part of a ZF1 application - C:/www/multisite C:/www/multisite/application C:/www/multisite/public C:/www/multisite/client1/uploads C:/www/multisite/client2/uploads ...
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How to send emails stored in /var/spool/mail/root to a gmail inbox

I am new to managing a VPS. The host name for my vps is vps.techbreeze.in and recently I discovered that if i try to send a mail to an address like say rick@techbreeze.in the email gets sent to the ...
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Aliased network interfaces and isc dhcp server

I have been banging my head on this for a long time now. There are many discussions on the net about this and similar problems, but none of the solutions seems to work for me. I have a Debian server ...
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Apache Alias subfolder and starting with dot [closed]

I have a multi purpose server running ArchLinux that currently serves multiple virtual hosts from /var/www/domains/EXAMPLE.COM/html /var/www/domains/EXAMPLE2.COM/html I deploy those websites (mostly ...
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LDAP and DAV with AuthnProviderAlias not working

I have a working apache 2.4 config for ldap with svn <IfModule mod_ssl.c> <VirtualHost _default_:443> ... <Location /ldapsvn> DAV svn SVNParentPath ...
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How does Postfix handle conflicting aliases?

I've got several alias files being used as sources for virtual aliases in Postfix, one of which is auto-generated. Sometimes, this one contains aliases that conflict with those declared in static ...
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Apache Alias subdomain/folder to folder above subdomain

What I want to do is to create an alias at http://subdomain.example.com/login that points to /usr/.....etc/htdocs/example/login so that anytime someone is redirected to ...
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nested Cmnd_Alias in sudo configuration

im trying to simplify my sudo configuration but not sure if sudo supports this configuration. I have a "view" command alias which we use to provide access to log files: Cmnd_Alias VIEW = ...
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How do I configure Xen's virtualization of interfaces (eth0 to peth0)?

I installed Xen a while ago but had not yet booted up with the hypervisor. Well I did yesterday and all hell broke loose. I completely lost internet connectivity on my server because of Xen. When I ...
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Cygwin ssh issue: Could not resolve hostname awshost1: hostname nor servname provided, or not known

I'm learning "startup engineering", encountered this error when using ssh alias. Below is the detailed steps (executed in Cygwin windows 8): $ mkdir -p ~/.ssh $ cp ~/downloads/skey.pem ~/.ssh/ $ ...
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How to create an alias from directory to VirtualHost directory in Apache?

I have a domain: example.com. There’s also a subdomain, admin.example.com: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName admin.example.com ServerAlias admin </VirtualHost> Now I want to make ...
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What is the proper netmask for an alias IP address?

I did a lot of searching, but there seems to be conflicting info on what the proper netmask for an aliased IP address should be. Some of the conflicting info seems to be FreeBSD-specific. I'm looking ...
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Can ARP with IP aliases on Windows be made to behave like on Unix?

On FreeBSD, when I have one interface with two IPs: ifconfig nic0 192.168.0.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 ifconfig nic0 alias 192.168.0.2 netmask 255.255.255.255 If I ping the alias, if the host I'm ...
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How to configure Dovecot to allow alias to login

I use dovecot with a Mysql for user account and aliases. The aliases are objects of the class couriermailalias. Some users would like to use the alias address as POP/IMAP login instead of the 'true' ...
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How to add domail alias in iRedMail open source edition?

Looking at the vmail database of the iRedMail installation I see an alias_domain table which is currently empty. Is it possible to add domain aliases with a MySQL query directly on the ...
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nginx location overwrites alias

I have an alias "/temp" that works ok, but when I add another location block, the alias returns 404. Working config: http://mysite.com/temp/blank.gif -> OK server { # ... location /temp { ...
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Is DNS flush needed on the clients when DNS alias is updated?

We have a DNS alias set up for an SQL database server. We will be upgrading the SQL server to a new machine, and the machine name will be different. DNS alias will be updated with the new name on the ...
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Recognize subdomain alias

I have Debian virtual server on some sub-domain (for example subdomain.domain.com) and i have alias for this sub-domain (for example alias.domain.com), of course when I use both of this sub-domains ...
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SQL 2012 server alias works locally but not remotely

I'm preparing for a server migration and am attempting to redirect a named instance of SQL Server 2012 (DW) to the default instance. There is currently no DW instance on the test server - I'd like to ...
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Postfix - do not list domain example.com in BOTH mydestination and virtual_alias

I have a server with two domains. I get the warning as mentioned in the title: do not list domain example.com in BOTH mydestination and virtual_alias Although I receive the above warning, it works ...
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(EXIM) ACL for only allowing internal domain to send to internal group alias

I'm trying to create an ACL rule that will only allow internal users/white listed users to send to particular group aliases such as all@ or office2@ I know I need something similar to: deny ...
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backslash at the beginning of a command

In Installing RVM manual I see a lot of lines starting with '\': Install RVM with ruby: $ \curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable --ruby I'd think it is just mistype but they repeat ...
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Command works independently, but not as SSH callback

A MySQL cloud server only allows remote access to a certain server (in this example, 11.22.33.44). Running the following commands from the terminal is verified to work: ssh -p 40000 ...
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DNS alias configuration at the local server level

I'm wondering if it's possible to alias one domain for another at the server configuration level in a similar way that you can alias a domain to an IP address in the /etc/hosts file. This is on a ...
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nginx alias using php5-fpm response 404

I use php5 fpm using nginx. but i have a problem. # debug alias location /bb/ { alias /usr/share/blahblah/; } file on http://mysite.localhost/bb/index.php was not found. but it's still on ...
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Setting “say” alias for espeak on Ubuntu Linux

I'm trying to make a compatible "say" command on Linux. So far this works: alias say='echo "$1" | espeak -s 120 2>/dev/null' I'm adding this to /etc/bash.bashrc. Problem is, this say is called ...
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LUN device file names mixed

The following listings are from a Linux RHEL box. I'm a bit confused over the following inconsistencies. Here we have aliases defined for each LUN in multipath bindings file: mpath0 ...
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Apache differentiates between files and folders

I am running an Apache server with Aliases to "www" folders in user directories. If I go to "domain/~user" I get a 404, but "domain/~user/" is served correctly. I am assuming this is because there is ...
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Perl scripts can't be run from an alias

I created the following Alias in httpd.conf: alias /aliasedfolder /some/location/on/the/server/folder <Location /aliasedfolder> AddHandler cgi-script .pl Options +FollowSymLinks +ExecCGI ...
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Apache VirtualHost Aliases

I'm super new to Apache and I am trying to get mutiple sites running on one host; OpenPhoto and ownCloud. I would like mydomain.com/openphoto and mydomain.com/owncloud to point to their respective ...
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SSL, CNAME, and multiple domains

Say I have an SSL Certificate for a super cool site that I offer, like https://secure.coolsite.com/ (Not my site, just an example). Then lets say I had a customer who wanted to have a CNAME to my site ...
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apache, shibboleth, load balancing alias, ssl

Good morning folks Could you give me a bit of help with the following problem ? I have a dns load balancing mechanism and an alias (hostAlias) which may point to host01, or host02 I want to ...