In computer sciences, an alias is a name which usually designates an already-named reference.

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Proxy Plesk through apache alias

I have a VPS that I installed Plesk into. It has an external IP but only ports 22,80,443 are allowed through the firewall. Plesk uses port 8443 so currently the only way to access it is to tunnel ...
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Setting up DNS records

Hi i have a question about managing DNS records. Lets say i have a single server that contains an IIS server and an SQL server. A friend of mine has suggested that i have a single A record that points ...
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Setting email nickname for aliased domain in Google Apps

I have set up my main domain for Google Apps (intecro.com) and I've set alias domain in Google Apps for (intecro.cz). I have administrator account admin@intecro.com and it automaticaly gave me ...
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Is it possible to hide a malicious alias in Bash on Linux?

Is it possible to conceal the existence of a malicious alias in Bash on a Linux system and have it executed by the user without their knowledge?
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where is the “module” a command coming from - aka why it doesn't show up in alias?

Consider the following: $ module cmdModule.c(166):ERROR:11: Usage is 'module command [arguments ...] ' Modules Release 3.2.6 2007-02-14 (Copyright GNU GPL v2 1991): Usage: module [ switches ] ...
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Setup DNS shortcut with BIND

I need to setup an internal shortcut for DeployStudioPC in BIND to point the alias "deploystudiopc" to an IP address. I can't see how to set that up. I can add it to one of my internal zones, but then ...
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snow leopard (osx): sudo preserving environment

Greetings, I would like to preserve my aliases after sudoing on OSX: sudo -s . .profile Is it possible to achieve this on a SINGLE command line? - i.e. something like: sudo -s ; . .profile tks ...
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DNS CNAME Record windows 2003 R2 server by IP address

I am trying to add a CNAME record to point to an ip address. I have added the CNAME record to the primary DNS server that looks like this: foobar Alias(CNAME) 192.168.50.11 I restarted the DNS ...
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Issue with SSH Aliases and Tunneling

I want to connect to server B which is behind a firewall, using AliasForB. I SSH to server A first, and then from there I can SSH to server B. I am attempting to connect directly to server B by typing ...
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Alias to twisted server content?

I have buildbot, using twisted, configured to run on port 8010. If I navigate to http://mysite.com:8010 I can access everything just fine. However, I want people to see the page at ...
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Basic apache alias question

Right now I access my dev. server as localhost. How do I change it so that I can type "myservername" and it will work as an "alias" for localhost? Thanks
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Directory alias vs variable in profile

What are the advantages of aliasing a directory (in my .profile) as opposed to setting a shell variable to it (and exporting of course). alias MY_DIR=/usr/local/data/test/ vs ...