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www and no www duplicate versions of the site? [closed]

So I am having an issue where on my webserver if you go to wwww.mydomain.com it works and displays the website, but if you go to mydomain.com it doesn't change or redirect you to www.mydomain.com, so ...
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Possible reasons for occasionally inaccessible domains

I'm experiencing symptoms similar to those of the other question. That is, peoples are complaining about a domain name being inaccessible. And then, it suddenly starts working after a while. But I ...
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3answers
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Is there a term for Second Level Domain and Top Level Domain [duplicate]

If I observe the domain: http://www.google.com/ http is the protocal www is a subdomain google is the second level domain com is the top level domain Is there a specific term that would describe ...
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Validity of a FQDN with a hostname consisting entirely of numbers

Is a FQDN valid if the hostname component is entirely numeric? It's not something I've come across before and I'm not sure if something like the following is legal: 001.example.com. I know it's an ...
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Subdomain DNS isn't working

I have a domain registered with Godaddy. It has a wildcard CNAME for "www". I have tried to make a sudbomain: mysubdomain.mysite.com. However the external DNS doesn't seem to be routing at all. IN ...
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DNS zone file for subdomain, query returns host not found 5(REFUSED)

I'm trying to setup subdomains on my DNS server running Yadifa 1.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.10 64bit but can't get it to work. in my yadifad.conf, my zone looks like this <zone> type ...
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share a domain name beween php and mono

I've got a problem : I've got a dedicated server where I use three different domain names and php. Now, I've got a new website that I developped with asp.net. I installed mono, mod_mono and transfered ...
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Am I able to forward traffic from an external subdomain to a specific local host?

I apologise in advance if the question doesn't make sense, please let me know. I've got a small LAN (~10 Virtual Servers) using Win Server 2008 as a DNS server. This is behind a smoothwall express ...
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How to test new nameserver before to make it live [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Testing nameserver configuration using it I'm thinking to leave my hosting provider NS's for Route53 (amazon distributed nameserver) for several reasons (and since I ...
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2answers
473 views

Pointing Domain Name to IP With Subdirectory

Specifically I am using Apache 2 and redirecting port 80 to a Tomcat installation. Within tomcat I can setup multiple applications and they are referenced as so: http://11.111.111.1/Test1 ...
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66 views

Setting up a DNS Server on a domain

I have a 2nd-level domain we'd like to use for mapping to our internal services on a linux server of ours. The domain is registered via 1&1, and I'd like to have the domain set up such that ...
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3answers
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How do I configure my server to forward “domain.com” to “www.domain.com”?

I need to forward all visitors from "domain.com" to "www.domain.com". I know this has something to do with altering the nginx config file but am not sure what to do or what code to use. I am using ...
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4answers
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How does an internal DNS server work in relation to our local servers and domain names?

How can an internal DNS server work in relation to a domain name we currently own? If my company's website is example.com and it currently points to a DNS server elsewhere that points to the ...
3
votes
3answers
713 views

Is it ok to not use 'www' in my website subdomain url?

We have a website that is a subdomain of our primary domain, such as site.domain.com. The official URL of the website is http://site.domain.com, but some people keep referring to it as ...
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1answer
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What's the name of redirecting mysite.com/page to sd.othersite.com + hide sd.othersite.com red

I remember reading this was possible but don't remember the details anymore. When a user visits mysite.com/page I want him to see the content that's showing on some other website's subdomain ...
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1answer
57 views

Quesiton about sub-domains

If I'm using a sub-domain for my clients access to a web application (e.g. client-x.example.com/admin/), and I want client's to optionally use their own domain (e.g. client-x.com), do you think it is ...
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2answers
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Updating nameservers

I'm trying to update nameservers to point to myhost.net but for some reason there's a domain pointer with my website name at anotherhost.com Domain Servers ns2.myhost.net ns1.myhost.net Points to: ...
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78 views

Sub domain valid or not

This question may sound stupid. Theres a certain domain eg abc.com that does not belong to me, so that means I also won't be able to use sub.abc.com? Am I correct with this? So in order to use the ...
2
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2answers
348 views

Automate creation of subdomain(xyz.serverfault.com)

What’s the best way to automate creation of subdomains (like Basecamp)? My requirement is somewhat similar to Basecamp where users request for a subdomain from a page and I create it for them from ...
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2answers
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Possible to move from www to bare domain?

So I think I'm going to go with WWW for a domain (this being my first personal site with its own domain and all). I got to thinking, wouldn't it be possible to move to a bare domain from www sometime ...