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 reverse proxy from subdomains to ports

This is my entire nginx.conf file worker_processes 1; events { worker_connections 1024; } http { include mime.types; default_type application/octet-stream; sendfile ...
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Windows DNS: Is there a way to partition a domain based on subnets

In our organization, we have two separate groups which share network address space and a domain. A couple of slices of /24 are allocated to my group, while the rest is allocated to our internal IT ...
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VPS can ping host by IP but not by name

My Debian VPS can ping all host by name and IP but there's one host I can't ping by name. Ping by name failed but successful with IP However on my home PC i can ping that host by name and IP. I ...
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Wordpress admin access and user access with same domain with different A records

I am trying use wordpress with multiple server one for admin access and other for user acess, Admin posting will be synced to users server regularly, here I am facing issue with the domains I am ...
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apache2 point folder to subdomain

I need to point domain.com/chat to chat.domain.com. So, when I access domain.com/chat I want to see the same thing as when I access chat.domain.com. My virtualhost for this looks like below. As you ...
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Multiple upstreams and nginx subdomains not working

I am trying to setup a subdomain in nginx which proxies and calls a webserver running behind. I am trying to do api.mywebsite.com. I have the following nginx.conf file. user nginx nginx; ## ...
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Apache2 Subdomains www https proxypass

I have a quite complicated setup. At least for me, since I'm new to apache, mod_rewrite and all that stuff. What I want is this: remove all www prefixes redirect all subdomains to https, and so, ...
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Inbound IPTables rules based on queried domain

I have an odd situation and I'm not entirely sure if it is even possible in IPTables. If it isn't, that's fine and I can do without. If it is, fantastic, I'd love to see how to implement it. So, my ...
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Apache subdomain and hosts rewrite

So here's the basics of what I'm trying to do. I have 2 servers, one live and one dev. Live has 2 domains attached to it. For simplicity sake we will call them a.live.com and b.live.com. Dev has a ...
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How to set hostname if hosting multiple servers on the same machine?

I'm learning about setting up my own web and mail servers, and I've been confused about this question for days, and articles online (including Server Fault) seems to be so inconsistent with their use ...
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Creating subdomain with nginx server block returns Server Not Found

this is a problem I don't get to solve. I have a VPS on DigitalOcean, installed manually a LEMP stack on it and I have the domain with hover.com Everything seems to work if you visit my server site....
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Different subdomains, apache responding with the same vhost

I have a VPS in Digital Ocean, running ubuntu 14.04 and apache 2.4.7, DNS is also managed in DO. I have one domain let's call it thedomain.com I've been trying to configure 3 subdomains along with ...
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How does Apache know which site to load when having multiple sites at the same port?

I have setup 2 sites at my localhost. One at localhost:8197 and one at fc.localhost:8197 Of course, to make this work, I've edited my /etc/hosts file to include fc.localhost 127.0.0.1 So, these ...
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Can I use 2 different subdomains with 2 different servers?

I have 2 different servers and one domain name. Can I use 2 different sub domains to point to the two servers? Is it possible?
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Subdomains are not resolving [closed]

I have an Ubuntu+Virtualmin server with multiple sites on board. Sites are working fine but for some reason "www." and other subdomains are not resolving. My server IP is 107.170.xxx.xx. If I add ...
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Purchasing Godaddy SSL Exchange 2010 Server

I have created a CSR for our Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server (domain: mail.domain.com (example). We have a hosting account with Godady (DNS Hosting only as well). We do not have SSL Cert and need to ...
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Incremental Subdomain Brute forcing?

Currently looking after a small varnish/nginx webserver group sitting behind an AWS ELB. Monitoring of the primary domain recently picked up a huge number of hits to non-existent sub-domain ...
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subdomains: will the external host urls still work [closed]

An outside company is building a website for our client as we are building the web app with dashboards. The website will have a "login" button which we will set up a subdomain to point to our server. ...
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gitlab slow when running on nginx subdomain

I'm trying to run gitlab on a subdomain. I installed the latest gitlab version using the omnibus installer on my vserver (running Ubuntu 14.04.1) and disabled the bundled nginx and configured the ...
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Apache proxy to subdomain (vhost)

I need to proxy to a webserver were I don't have control over it. The problem is that the webserver hosts more than 1 domain and subdomains on the same IP. This means that when I use apache proxy I ...
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Domain not responding to A record

I had domain set to amazon EC2 instance. Yesterday decided to switch to the DO dedicated server, changed A record of domain to the DO server ip address. It's started to work pretty fast(less than 10 ...
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Do I use subdomain or domain in SSL cert? [closed]

I have a domain called @desk.com . My imap points to mail.desk.com . As I wont afford subdomain certification, should I buy desk.com or mail.desk.com ?
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how to create multiple sub domain in local host? [closed]

Using nginx and php I need to create multiple sub domain in local host. How i can make it happen? I am using ubuntu 12.04 andphp5 withnginx as webserver. i Have tried *.servername.com in my ...
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Create a Subdomain on AWS with Forwarding

My domain is registered through GoDaddy, but I am hosting the contents using Amazon S3. I would like to create a subdomain (beta.example.com) and forward it to an IP address that is of a local ...
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Redirecting/rewriting wildcard domains to ssl in nginx

I have tried all the solutions found on this site and others but am still having a problem with redirecting a wildcard subdomain with http to https. I still end up with https://%2A.example.com/...
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How should I configure subdomain MX / DNS entries? [duplicate]

I have domain example.com and its mx properly configured. I have also an A entry intranet.example.com which points to my CMS. What I want is to have emails of the form user@intranet.example.com and I ...
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How to configure and combine wildcard domains and subdomains in Apache2's VirtualDocumentRoot?

httpd-vhosts.conf <Directory "/Volumes/DATA/websites"> Options Indexes MultiViews FollowSymLinks AllowOverride All Order allow,deny Allow from all Require all granted </...
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Unable to point CNAME of subdomain of my website to it's tumblr blog in plesk [closed]

I created a tumblr blog for my website. And I want to host it on blog.mywebsite.com subdomain. Tumblr says that I should add CNAME instead of A Records to domains.tumblr.com. But the problem is that ...
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Nginx configuration doesn't work with wordpress in subdirectory

I have a nginx installation which I need for hosting web sites in development so that other people can test them out. Right now I've set up a virtual host for a single sub-domain and in that ...
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Error when delivering email to Gmail from my server, and MX records for sub-domains

I hope I'm posting in the right forum. I'm having some trouble with email being sent from a forum I run. The email is coming directly from the sub-domain, as in notifications@community.example.com (...
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Apache: Connection times out on all subdomains

Recently I've been setting up Apache for a friend (I have't used Apache in ages, I've switched to nginx). Anyway, I was able to set up the server itself, and can connect via "example.com". However, ...
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Apache mod_rewrite to Nginx rewrite [closed]

I have a virtual private server with whm/cpanel. I have installed nginx_admin plugin. The plugin has created virtual host files (example.com, *.example.com and manage.example.com) In my old apache ...
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New domain on aws elastic beanstalk

I have a nodejs app running on elastic beanstalk. I have a domain registered through GoDaddy and a cname that points to myapp.elasticbeanstalk.com. Can I point my domain to aws nameservers, instead ...
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Creating subdomain for domain which is on a dedicated IP

I am not sure if this question belongs here. I have got a new server. It provides three IP addresses. There is a DNS manager where I can setup domain name at a particular IP. Done successfully, and ...
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How to make a subdomain resolve the root domain

I have a domain, example.com that belongs to an Apache server. I want visitors to both us.example.com and cn.example.com to see what is seen when visiting example.com. The subdomain must remain ...
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Apache Sub-Subdomains and existing wildcard Subdomain

So I have an existing wildcard DNS A record, and subdomain virtual server setup as follows DocumentRoot /path/to/code <Directory "/path/to/code"> allow from all Options +Indexes </Directory&...
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Subdomain filtering does not work

I'm trying to configure domain in a way, so I could use subdomain for accessing database. For example if my domain is domain.com and I have databases demo and demo2. Then I should be able to access it ...
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Shared hosting - Subdomain without main domain

I’m looking to host a site that will be accessed through a subdomain (mysite.mainsite.com) of another site (mainsite.com). I have set the main domain for my shared hosting account as mainsite.com and ...
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All my subdomains linked to the same DocRoot

i wand to enable some sub-domains in my apche2. I created some vhost files but i always get the same page on every sub.domain. If i enabled only one of the files i get the page of this DocumentRoot... ...
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SPF settings for subdomains using common mail server

I am having trouble getting subdomains to pass SPF checks when sending mail through a common mail server (AKA relay host). Here's the current setup: MX 10 mail.example.com. example.com. TXT "v=...
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Multiple domains within a school network environment

The work placement I am currently at has two domains a old one and a new one. The new one is pointed to our frog server which hosts our website on our internal network and we have a osx server which ...
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How to replicate apache configuration locally ( maintain 2nd level domain structure, symlinks )

I'm a student developer working for a college doing dev work for 1 department (~11 sites). The current workflow is as follows: SFTP into the staging server edit files when done, use a web utility ...
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Setting up a subdomain with domain hosted externally

I'll start with a brief description of our setup: Our domain, let's call it domain.com is hosted by an external company (GoDaddy) that points to our external IP. Internally we have a Domain Controller ...
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How to properly set DNS for subdomains on Plesk 12? [closed]

I re-installed a virtual server of mine and updated it to Plesk 12.0.18 (Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS). The reset and reinstall was done automatically by HostEurope, the update from Plesk 11 to 12 was done ...
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how can I define subdomains for a subdomain in bind?

I have a domain "example.com" with subdomain "sub1.example.com" defined as an "A" record in the bind zone file. How can I define something like "sub2.sub1.example.com"?
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Are DNS LOC records hidden/secret? [closed]

I would like to create some LOC DNS records, and I wanted to know if these records can be queried without knowing the subdomain to which they are attached. For example, it would be fun to have a ...
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can't access sub-subdomain: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN

I can't access to sub-subdomains. For example http://electricien.synerciel.fr is working. But, for sub-subdomains http://electricite-lemonnier.electricien.synerciel.fr/ returns ...
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Do I have to buy a second wildcard certificate for a subdomain?

We already have a wildcard certificate for *.mycompany.com. Our network has hosts that are only reachable internally. All of them belong to the internal.mycompany.com subdomain. There is a private ...
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Apache Virtual Host Domain issues

Setup Ubuntu 14.04 Server Apache 2.4 I have multiple domains under this server and all of them were working correctly at one point. I attempted to access 3 of the domains and all ran into issues. ...
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Nginx: Same configuration, one more domain

I'm pointing a sub-domain at a specific sub-directory on my server. I am familiar with creating additional configuration files and copying them into sites-enabled/ but let's say I would like to do it ...