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Apache Headache: Virtual hosts configuration

I'm trying to achieve the following result: I have multiple domains pointing to the same documentroot, which contain files that are being used on all domains (index.php, css files, and such): ...
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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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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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Create a local DNS alias

Is it possible to create a local DNS alias? For example I would like that every request to: 123.com is locally routed to 456.com (like it would be for 123.com CNAME 456.com). I know this is not ...
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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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PHP scripts displaying raw source when accessed through an alias (apache)

I have a server with a few different domains on it (each in a separate VHost). Each VHost runs fine, executing PHP properly, etc. For the sake of example, two of the domains are foo.com and bar.com. ...
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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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Windows mail server that supports username wildcard aliases?

Is there any free mail server (in this case POP3) for Windows that supports aliases? e.g. User name: iboyd Aliases: ian@serverfault.com ian.*@serverfault.com ...
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Apache WSGIScriptAlias - skip a certain prefix

The docs for WSGIScriptAliasMatch https://code.google.com/p/modwsgi/wiki/ConfigurationDirectives#WSGIScriptAliasMatch are openly scary. Is there a way to say "Everything in this directory goes through ...
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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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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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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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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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How can I make an alias expand to a list of recipients returned by a command?

I have an rarely used /etc/aliases entry vmailusers: :include:/usr/local/etc/vmailusers The /usr/local/etc/vmailusers file is generated by a cronjob executing ls /home/vmail | grep -v lists > ...
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Nginx alias and regex

i'll need a bit of help for alias on folder with nginx I have my folder www/ with the container of my site example.com and a lot of folder like client0, client1, client2... I should NOT modify ...
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SMB Alias Lookup on Windows XP

Should Windows XP be able to do a SMB lookup on an Alias. I have an XP machine that cannot find the files on \Alias but can find them on \host. If I do a ping or nslookup it can resolve the Alias.
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What is the alternative of Apache's global Alias in IIS instead of adding a Virtual Directory to every single sites one by one?

In Apache, there's a way I can make phpMyAdmin available globally to all VirtualHosts I set up. In Apache, it looks like this: <IfModule mod_alias.c> Alias /phpmyadmin ...
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Apache Alias to access folder in different harddrive? (localhost)

Installed Appserv. Made a php. D:/Appserv/www/x/y/file.php Then I have a folder, like "E:/foldie" I want file.php to mess with that folder. I found this somewhere: <IfModule mod_alias.c> ...
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Sendmail - preventing aliased users from receiving multiple copies of the same email

Is there any way to prevent a user from receiving multiple copies of the same email if an email is sent to both an alias for the user as well as the user themselves? For example, suppose bob.smith is ...
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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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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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How to authenticate multiple IMAP users to the same mailbox in Cyrus

I have a standard Postfix/Cyrus setup with email account like account1@myhost.com. Users authenticate via IMAP. I want to create an email alias account like otheraccount1@secondhost.com and ...
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nginx sub-folder with separated root

I have a little problem. I have a wordpress installation in /var/www/xyz/wordpress and now I want to have a piwik installation in the path /var/www/xyz/piwik My current nginx configuration ...
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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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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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Host name alias resolves to different computer in network

I have an alias 'DATA-SERVER' for many machines in my network. When I try to access DATA-SERVER from a computer (say Computer A), it resolves to some other Computer C and not to A itself. How do I ...
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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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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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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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IIS 7.5 FTP with Active Directory Auth and Virtual folders

I'm a bit stuck on this, so hoping someone can help. So first what I have Several Virtual machines, with their hosting directories shared over a private network A virtual machine with IIS 7.5 and ...
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Exim message rewriting on system alias router

What's the best method for rewriting the To: fields only when the system aliases router matches? Our mail is delivered correctly but the To: fields are misleading.
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Kerberos Issue on Aliased SharePoint Web Front Ends

I am having a problem with Kerberos working on SharePoint. Also note that I am a developer not a network guy so if I use the wrong terms I apologize but I hope my intent is clear. We have two web ...
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Nginx alias, with query vars

0 down vote favorite I have a directory alias, with the next configuration location ^~ /sub-site { alias /usr/share/nginx/html/sub-site/public; try_files $uri $uri/ @sub-site; location ~* ...
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how to create Alias on IIS server in Windows server 2008 R2

I have a domain and I want to configure public URL for RDWeb Access. My domain provider needs a 301 re-direct in order to create the CNAME entry. So i need to know how can i create an alias of ...
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Posftix as relay - rewrite recipient in incoming messages

I have Postfix as MX server, receiving messages from the internet and forwarding them via LMTP to dovecot maiboxes. So recipients are specified in relay_domains relay_recipient_maps transport_maps ...
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Apache redirect if not alias

Using Apache, I have a virtualhost that contains an alias to PhpMyAdmin. I'd like to redirect everyone that connects to the server when the url does not start with /phpmyadmin/ Meaning if someone ...
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How to get the real path on FS of an Apache2 Alias from php script?

All is in the question, no ? I searched for it and the only solution I found is to use apache mod_info to generate a file with apache config then read into it from php via the url, then parse it ...
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Apache Alias vs Symfony : route not found

I am working with Apache and Symfony for a webapp backed by an API. I want my webapp url to be : www.mywebapp.com/{id}/... where {id} is a 3 letters identifier And my API url to be : ...
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nginx: Mapping location with try_files

I'd like to map domain.com/mail to serve content in (absolute path in my server) /var/www/default/mail server { ### MAIN ### server_name .domain.tld; index ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Alias on apache2 gets Error 403 forbidden

Hello I am trying to do an Alias to my home directory but i always get Error 403 here is my script Alias /Videos "/home/myHome/Videos" <Directory "/home/myHome/Videos"> DirectoryIndex ...