In the Domain Name System (DNS) hierarchy, a subdomain is a domain that is part of a larger domain.[1]

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Nginx serving wrong site

I have nginx setup on my vps with a static ip and 2 domains (beryju.org and nope.berlin). I want to serve: Site 1 to beryju.org Site 2 to blog.beryju.org Site 3 to i.beryju.org Site 4 to ...
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Possible to put a subdomain on a different server than the domain? [closed]

My friend has a website website.com. It's not on a powerful server. She wants to put a shop on the website, e.g. store.website.com I believe a solution is to put her shop on my own powerful server. ...
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Apache rewriting sub domain URL with www prefix

My website is rewriting all subdomain links with www. for example news.example.com works fine, but if I go to news.example.com/wp-admin it will rewrite the URL to www.example.com/wp-admin ...
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Lighttpd rewrite subdomains to subfolders

I have a server (itself on a subdomain) with wildcard DNS pointing to it. The server is running Lighttpd and PHP. I need requests to http://any-subdomain.server.example.com to rewrite to ...
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Remap domain onto subdomain using bind

I have a domain internal.example.com and a second domain foo.bar.com. Each of these domains has their own bind9 instance. I would like to be able to access records in foo.bar.com using the subdomain ...
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CNAME records query

I have a control panel with Enta which lets me mess with my DNS settings. So i have added a CNAME record to point to an IP address. Assume my website is called: www.example.com I have added a ...
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Relation between server_name in nginx sites-available, /etc/hosts file and A-records (solved)

I have the following two server-blocks in my config-file in sites-available: server { listen 80; server_name www.mydomain.be; root /usr/share/nginx/html; index index.html ...
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Setting subdomains to multiple computers for Remote Desktop/VNC [closed]

I have some computers set up at home and would like to be able to access them from anywhere. I have achieved this by forwarding ports accordingly: public | computer | private | Details 5001 | ...
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Subdomain Configuration on Ubuntu nginx Server

First of all, I'm sorry for my bad English. I'll try to explain my aim as much as possible. I'm using a 2 Core and 2 GB memory VPS with 1 dedicated ip address from Digital Ocean for my project. I'm ...
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Why my website is not accessible with the www prefix

I know this is an old, and "amateur" question but I see myself in the need of making this question since I truly don't know whats going on. My website is not accessible with the www prefix... ...
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Setting up a subdomain in apache

So, I have two web applications on one server. I have a main one which is served when the regular domain is used, but I want a subdomain to point to the other app. I have set up virtual hosts in the ...
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IIS Config 2 Apps 2 SubDomains

I have 2 ASP.Net Applications, and I want to publish each of them to a subdomain. First domain app.mycompany.com and the other app2.mycompany.com How can I config the IIS to do that? I am absolute ...
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How can I persuade a wordpress bitnami module to operate on a subdomain?

So I have bitnami's LAMP stack running, and I have a wordpress module installed within it. I want my wordpress installation to live at blog.example.com, and any wordpress links to remain under ...
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Under what circumstances would two identical subdomains on the same server behave differently?

I have two subdomains in the same parent folder on the same disk on the same physical server, operating under the same instance of Apache2 and all its mods. How do I know the folders are identical? ...
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Configure DNS on sub-domain for testing web site on dynamic IP

I am running a web site on a dedicate server at IP 12.34.56.78. The DNS is configured like so: * A 12.34.56.78 @ A 12.34.56.78 @ MX 10 mail.mydomain.co.uk ...
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In Nginx, how to redirect to another domain, but to also preserve the path AND the subdomain?

So, for instance, I have a domain olddomain.com and newdomain.com Here's how I want requests redirects to work: sub.olddomain.com/hello/world -> sub.newdomain.com/hello/world ...
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How to create a mailbox on a sub-domain with Google Apps?

I would like to create a mail address (a simple mail redirect would do just fine) for foo@bar.example.com instead of foo@example.com for a system where Google Apps is in place. How could this be ...
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Should images be stored on a subdomain or subdirectory?

I'm working on a sharing app where images get stored for 24 hours. Does it bring any advantages to store them on a subdomain http://imgs.example.com instead of a subdirectory ...
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failing to receive email to subdomain from some host

I recently set up a mail server in digitalocean server with postfix & dovecot. It works nicely for the main domain : example.com I also set up a subdomain : verify.example.com Sending and ...
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Discover a subdomain with one-way-trust in SCCM 2012

I've recently started to implement SCCM on our production servers after I had tested it in my own lab environment. One thing that I forgot to test, which is bugging me now, is that the real world ...
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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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Increased loading times when accessing site without using www subdomain

I've been running some loading time tests using tools.pingdom.com/fpt and noticed a huge difference between site.com and www.site.com Without using www. when testing the site speed, we're getting a ...
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SSH home directory per subdomain

I'm wondering if it is possible to set different home directories for the same ssh user for each subdomain. So let's say you login with ssh myuser@example.com your home directory will be: ...
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Resin: 301 redirect for subdomains

I want to redirect all the subdomains to www.mysite.com, using Resin 4. How can I match every subdomain in mysite.com domain and then do a 301? My idea is to get a redirect for every subdomain, so, ...
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redirect all subdomains from http to https [duplicate]

I redirect all http requests for my subdomain to https by using following code. <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName subdomain.example.com Redirect 302 / https://subdomain.example.com ...
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How to setup a subdomain on nginx? [closed]

I have setup GitLab on my unbuntu ubuntu 12.04 lts server in following path /home/git/gitlab/. I am using nginx server. This is my gitlab status root@c27-76:/etc# sudo service gitlab status The ...
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Sub-domain setup doesn't work Apache 2.2.26 on Amazon EC2

I tried setting up a sub-domain for my site example.com. It doesn't seem to resolve to the proper directory. Below is my setup Main domain: example.com Subdomain: subdomain.example.com DNS records: ...
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Proxy to the same subdomain with nginx

I just bought the domain xappspot.com, and what I'd like to do is proxy request to it to appspot.com. For example: http://json-time.xappspot.com/time.json -> http://json-time.appspot.com/time.json ...
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Should engineering have its own DNS zone, delegate, or subdomain?

We have our organization's primary domain (with AD) example.com. In the past, previous admins have created several other zones - such as dmn.com, lab.example.com, dmn-geo.com etc - as well as ...
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mod_rewrite: Redirect https://example.com to https://sub.example.com [duplicate]

I have an domain example.com running on an Apache Server and I want to redirect every call to https://example.com to https://sub.example.com. I have a Virtual Host configured like this: ...
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ubuntu subdomain port forwarding

I have a ubuntu server with two docker containers. The first one is running lamp and the second container is running a blog. currently the blog is accessible on mydomain.com:82 (mydomain.com points ...
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Apache2 - Virtual hosts, directing all traffic besides set subdomains to a certain subdomain?

I am currently making use of an alternate sub-domain (besides www) that i am hosting with apache. I am struggling to understand how something works within this. I have for example, dev.test.com and ...
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Is there a maximum subdomain depth?

Is there a maximum allowed subdomain depth supported by webservers or browsers? For example, could a domain like foo.bar.baz.monkey.pirate.google.com cause problems?
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DKIM and SPF for a subdomain

I manage a VPS on Linode accessed through subdomain.example.com and I need to send email from this subdomain. I can't set any TXT records in Linode DNS manager because the name servers for example.com ...
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Are DNS records private information?

Assuming you wanted to create a subdomain that points to a private location (perhaps the location of a database, or the IP address of a computer you don't want people to attempt SSH-ing into), so you ...
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Pointing main domain to another server while keeping subdomains in same place

I have a domain I want to point to my github pages site. However, I want to keep the subdomain old.mysite.com pointing at the current server (as this is an archive of my old php blog, which github ...
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Is this a good server/subdomain set up

At my work I am in charge of a few servers that are VPS's. What I generally do is give each server a name (at the moment I'm using the names of the 5 wizards from Tolkien's works). Then in the zone ...
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How to share several domains on one IP? [closed]

I have external static IP, one domain in com zone, free dns provider and home pc with wifi router. Domain was delegated to my IP and localhost works perfect. I did it using PORT FORWARDING RULES ...
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Apache mod_deflate compression doesn't work for domains, but works for subdomains?

Run into a very strange issue, basically, mod_deflate is compiled into Apache, and it works fine for compressing files accessed via subdomains: js.domain.com, css.domain.com etc. E.g this is ...
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redirecting subdomain to www gives page not found error

On my vps plesk server I have created one domain mydomain.com and for that domain I have created subdomain as subdomain.mydomain.com but if i redirect this subdomain to www.subdomain.mydomain.com ...
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Sub-Domain on Main Domain route to other Directory

I would like to use my main domain for my main site when it has no sub domain, and when it has the sub domain billing.mydomain.co.uk it should redirect to a seperate directory on the server instead of ...
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Can there be DNS records for subdomains but not for the main domain?

Is it possible to have DNS records for mail.example.com and dav.example.com but not for example.com? There is nothing served on example.com. It only contains a MX record. Why I need this: I use ...
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It is possible to point some specific subdomains to a DNS server using Wildcard subdomain?

Assuming example.com domain and fake IPs, the configuration needed is this: example.com point to 186.200.1.1 www.example.com point to 186.200.1.1 adm.example.com point to 186.200.1.1 ...
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Disallowing particular subdomain - Nginx

I am having trouble doing something so simple... I have a service on my server that I configured to use a particular hostname which I have mapped with an A record. However I want to return a 403 ...
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Subdomain used as a param for main domain: CNAME vs A record

Let example.com be the main blog with a lot of articles about different topics. Now I want to have topic1.example.com to show only posts related to topic1. The Rails application that powers the blog ...
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cannot visit subdomain from front end

I have created a subdomain in plesk 10.4 and it created the default files as usual. I uploaded my site files to the subdomain's file directory and when i click preview website in browser in the plesk ...
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Is it possible to make one public ip point at different servers within a local network? [closed]

Title is a bit vague so here i go! Basically i have setup a local dns server that allows me to use my local network using hostnames. e.g. dns.subdomain.home i would like all these servers to be ...
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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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Creating subdomain for Webmin on Amazon Route 53 / EC2

I have setup / installed webmin on Amazon Ec2 instance running linux. After creating user with login credential and adding port 10000 in security group, I am able to login via ...
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Long subdomains on nginx

I'm trying to set up a site that has multiple subdomains with nginx. I.e. I want to have a main site at 'sitename.io', a photoblog at 'camera.sitename.io', a resume at 'resume.sitename.io', etc I ...