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Confused about alias_maps and virtual_alias_maps

I have already re-read the docs on this as well as other posts here and this is still very unclear to me. I have been testing various things to understand the difference between alias_maps and ...
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Apache Alias and Mod_Rewrite For WordPress?

I have a site that is running WordPress, anothersite.com, and I am trying to access that site through a different domain, mydomain.com. The goal is to have mydomain.com/anothersite act just like it ...
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Apache Alias to link to another DocumentRoot

I have a WordPress installed in /var/www/wordpress/ and my own code in /var/www/project/ Now comes the following problem: When I try to access example.com/client/ or example.com/admin/ it should link ...
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Using Plesk control panel, how do I point www.example.net to sub.example.com?

I have two Linux / Apache VPS servers running Plesk 9.5.4. VPS 1 is the production server and VPS 2 is the development server. At present I have www.example.com on VPS 1 and sub1.example.com, ...
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Easy way to alias the default SQL Server instance to a named instance?

I have SQL Server Express installed on my machine as the default instance. "server=.;database=...." I'm now working with a new client where their config files are all checked into the repository. They ...
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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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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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Apache Alias directive not working

I'm trying to use and Alias directive to be able to access through web to a directory outsite the web directory. This is what I'm using: Alias /test /home/directory <Directory /home/directory> ...
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apache 2.4 + php-fpm + mod_proxy_fcgi + alias

I have the following config: Apache 2.4, php-fpm, mod_proxy_fgci. The problem is that my config is not working with the alias directive: I've installed phpredmin, but the alias directive is not ...
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Linux: Ignored entries in aliases file

I am trying to configure my RHEL6.5 server to send all emails addressed to root or apache to go to my external email address. I have found many guides on doing this and tried all of the suggestions I ...
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Amazon Route 53 domain mapping

We have some EC2 instances running NGINX that will be accessed via a loadbalancer that can be reached via www.example.com. The loadbalancer redirects the traffic to the appropriate EC2 servers. This ...
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Revert EC2 aliases to default

I have an EC2 instance that I have updated aliases on but I now wish to revert to the EC2 defaults. Basically I created a .profile file and ran source .profile before realising this could potentially ...
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Replying to an email from a domain email alias

We have a multi-store set up in nopCommerce 3.20 with SSL enabled. Our environment info as follows, Windows 2012 R2 VPS Server. .Net 4.5, SQL Server 2012 Express Multi SSL in Same IP using ...
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CENTOS Apache: non-www alias not resolving when CGI executes

I'm setting up my first ever dedicated server, and copying over site files (mostly HTML code from a discussion board product) from another site to this new one. My issue is when I click on some links ...
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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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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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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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Apache Alias on multiple vhosts + redirect rules

I'm facing a tricky problem and I have problems to solve it through Apache config. I have two vHosts on my machine: A) /var/www/front/web app.domain.ext B) /var/www/api/web api.domain.ext This ...
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Is it possible to alias a hostname in Linux?

Is it possible to alias a hostname in Linux? It has been asked by jmillikin at various Ubuntu forums as follows: Is it possible to create a hostname alias? Sort of like /etc/hosts, but with other ...
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Apache Alias redirect error (only in Windows phone)

I have this in my apache2 config. ServerName example.com DocumentRoot /var/www/example.com/ Alias /m /var/www/example.com/ The weird thing is I can have this alias plays out nicely ...
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Postfix: Two domains in mydestination - where are the mails delivered to?

I have two domains in the mydestination parameter of Postfix: mydestination = foo.com, bar.net The MX-Records for foo.com and bar.net are set to mail.foo.com. In my /etc/aliases I map admin to the ...
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command line alias inside php exec

Is there any possibility to define shell alias for commands executed via php system, exec etc functions? I'm running multiple versions of PHP using fastcgi and I need to run the right version of PHP ...
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Apache2 alias in virtual host

I have multiple virtual host in one server and plan to has some alias setup in one virtualhost. So I add the Alias /foo/ /path/to/foo/ in virtualhost directive,but it has no effect. Request of ...
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Postfix Regex Alias with Text Substitution

I'm migrating from an older email structure ([first letter of first name].[last name]@company.com) to [first letter of first name][last name]@company.com. To ensure that mail sent to older addresses ...
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Help debugging Sendmail/Mailman configuration issue

I'm trying to configure a server with Sendmail and Mailman. I've been getting "Broken pipe" errors for a while, and have slowly been debugging. I fixed some permission issues, and changed the user ...
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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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Error “not found or unable to stat” in apache logs, and difference in httpd.conf and site Document Roots

I get many of these errors each day in my apache error log: [error] [client 127.0.0.1] script '/var/www/html/wp-cron.php' not found or unable to stat and I'm wondering if it has something to with my ...
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Postfix alias and “impersonating” issue

I recently started configuring addresses on my postfix server and stumbled into an issue with my colleagues. So assume i have an alias testing@bar.ru which forwards mail to screatch@gmail.com and ...
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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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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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permission denied using sudo

I have an alias in my .bashrc file that runs an executable python file like so: alias my-command="sudo -u apache /path/to/file.py" When I run my-command It prompts for my sudo password and then it ...
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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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Apache 403 Error - where is the fault?

My environment: Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop Edition So I am trying to access a file through my localhost and Apache is giving me a 403 error. On /etc/apache2/apache2.conf, I've added this line : # wan27 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...