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

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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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serving same content from domain and subdomain

On apache server I set up a domain.com and a subdomain media.domain.com. I need the media subdomain to serve exact same files. I added inside sites-available/domain.com following <VirtualHost ...
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New subdomain not working on my VPS [closed]

I've search for a solutions for days and I have no some up with anything. I have a VPS with WHM and cpanel. Currently I have 1 working sub-domain. However any new sub domains I add do not work. With ...
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Nginx Specific Redirect Rules

I'm trying to read all the suggestions and tips that are present in this forum but I cant find a way to make this rule work. I want that if a specific url is requested that nginx redirect permanently ...
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Bind9 on Debian : nslookup point on localhost not my ip server

i have just install bind9 on Debian. I think i haven't configured not everything because i still have a problem with the DNS and the propagation. I think the problem is say by nslookup : Server: ...
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SSL on Subdomain Only

This should be a super simple setup! I am trying to enable SSL on only a single subdomain. However, when I do this, all of my subdomains and my primary domain end up pointing towards that ...
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Is a dashed hostname preferrable to creating subdomains for an application and its environments?

I am working to standardize our DNS names for our various applications, and I proposed the following scheme: webappname.environment.system.company.tld So, my application named BackOffice in my ...
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Two Secure Sub Domains - Two SSL Certs - One IIS server - Do I need new internal or external IP address

I am trying to figure out whether I need a new internal IP, external IP or both to configure an IIS 7.5 server to run with two secure sub domains each using a different SSL cert, with both domains ...
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Ghost subdomain in Apache with CentOS

I'm trying to set up Ghost the blogging platform on my CentOS (6.5, x64) server with Apache and... I think I mixed together my domain (www.example.com) with the Ghost subdomain (blog.example.com). I ...
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Does each subdomain need it's own SSL certificate?

I am creating a websocket server which will live on ws.mysite.com. I want the web socket server to be SSL encrypted as well as domain.com to be SSL encrypted. Do I need to purchase a new certificate ...
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URL rewrite for subdomain with Apache and mod_proxy

I have a Apache Webserver with mod_proxy and a Tomcat server with my Grails web app runnning. The Apache is redirecting with proxy the request to example.com:80 to my Tomcat running on ...
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How can I run a second site in Azure while sharing the domain?

I have a site running on Azure built in ASP.NET MVC. Part of the site is effectively a marketing site with mostly static pages, the rest is the dashboard that our users log into to use the product. ...
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Pageok given by puppet instead of subdomain files hosted on godaddy

I'm managing the e-commerce website for a retail store in Los Angeles, and use a subdomain hosted on GoDaddy as a fileserver to augment our Online Webstore CMS, which won't take large files (and ...
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nginx, dns - domain.com resolves but subdomain.domain.com doesn't

I am going to pull my hair out! I have a website domain.com with the following virtual host configuration /etc/nginx/sites-available/domain: server { listen 80; server_name ...
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Howto urlrewrite for subdomain in IIS 8

I have 2 domains on server2012, IIS8 www.abc.com and www.xyz.com mailenable works like this way: www.xyz.com/mewebmail I want users to access their mails like that: webmail.abc.com this means I ...
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Error while restarting httpd in fedora 8 [closed]

I want to create subdomain on my local machine(OS is Fedora 8) say test.localhost Before i made following changes i started httpd.Open localhost in browser.It was showing apache2 page.But i have not ...
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Setup Subdomain On Amazon Ec2

On ec2 I have the parent domain e.g. somedomain.com . I want to setup a subdomain on EC2 which is currently hosting somedomain.com - a subdomain like account.somedomain.com somedomain.com is running ...
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Subdomains returning HTTP 403 after updating Apache from 2.2 to 2.4

After an operating system upgrade which involved updating Apache from 2.2 to 2.4, I'm now getting 403s trying to access http://files.fierydragonlord.com/ and http://status.fierydragonlord.com/. ...
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Nginx reverse proxy forces 301 on subdomain (and it shouldn't)

So I'm using Nginx (1.4.3) to reverse proxy a domain and sub-domains. I installed SSL certs to handle the main domain (example.com) and a couple sub-domains (lets say test.example.com and ...
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Why does httpd handle requests for wrong hostnames in SSL mode?

I have an SSL-enabled virtual host for my sites at example.com:10443 Listen 10443 <VirtualHost _default_:10443> ServerName example.com:10443 ServerAdmin admin@example.com ErrorLog ...
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settings up active directory accessible from the internet [closed]

For my small company i want to setup a domain controller I want users to be able to access the domain controller from their laptops via the internet. I need the DC for policies & management of ...
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How do I configure namecheap for “arbitrarily-nested” wildcard subdomains?

I'm trying to set up something like nyud.net, where any arbitrary chain of subdomains resolves to the same CNAME record (which in my case points to an amazon elastic load balancer). Ex: ...
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How to load my app from client's domain name

I am building a SAAS product which is hosted on abc.com and i will have few clients with domains client1.com, client2.org, client3.in etc. Now i want to serve my application to each client on their ...
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email arriving at wrong exchange server

We are having problems with receiving email from one customer, where any emails they send to subdomain.domain.com is being received by the exchange server for domain.com, resulting in an error ...
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Use subpath internal proxy for subdomains, but redirect external clients if they ask for that subpath?

I have a VirtualHost that I'd like to have several subdomains on. (For the sake of clarity, let's say my domain is example.com and I'm just trying to get started by making foo.example.com work, and ...
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htaccess parameter to subdomain

I would like to redirect this http://www.domain.com/test.php?sub=subdomain&type=cars redirects to http://subdomain.domain.com/cars I already have mod_rewrite rules to do the opposite: ...
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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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In Zone file terms, how is a subdomain represented?

I am trying to add a subdomain to my zone file but I'm not sure how to add it. Should I use sub.domain.com A 1.0.0.1 or sub A domain.com or sub C 1.0.0.1? I know this is a very newbie question but I ...
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host blog.domain.com from /myapp/public/blog and prevent access from my app.com/blog/*? [closed]

Having a server setup like below. I would like to restrict anyone from accessing http://myapp.com/blog/index.html which would route to /public/blog/index.html. Is this possible or should I really ...
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lighttpd Regex for automatic forwarding of subdomains

I have been looking round and I have not found a good way to automatically set the document root for domains automatically. For example: In the DNS, *.mydomain.com points to mydomain.com And in the ...
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Nginx to address Nodejs app [closed]

I'm using an Ubuntu web server with Plesk 11.5.x. I've added Nodejs and now i want to adress the Nodejs app with a subdomain. Website: domain.tld Nodejs App: app.domain.tld Currently working: ...
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Plesk - Forward subdomain to another port [closed]

I'm using an ubuntu web server with plesk 11.5.* - I want to forward a subdomain to a nodejs application with the port 2368. On my old debian systems i would create a vhost for ip:2368 and set the ...
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403 Forbidden even though FollowSymLinks is enabled

I have a vanilla apache2 server installed on a Debian 7 vps. Within the sites-enabled folder, I created a file for a particular subdomain. It is working and shows the correct files at the correct ...
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How to configure nginx to accept all subdomain?

This is part of nginx.conf: server { listen 80 default deferred; # for Linux server_name *.server.com.br; client_max_body_size 4G; # omitted } I want to accept without redirecting: ...
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sub domain not working in my website

My subdomain is incaccessible since SEVERAL hours. This often do. They are inaccessible for a while and suddenly they are again accessible. I didn't see the problem, I configured bind9 like this : ...
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IIS 7.5 URL Rewrite looping

I have a webapp that is located in /subdir1/subdir2/ I'd like to simplify it for the users by adding a subdomain sub.domain.com but it keeps looping. I'd tried to add additional rules to prevent it ...
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Apache2: How to reverse proxy a subdomain to an internal server with ssl

I'm sure this has been asked before but none of the answers seem to work for me. I have a domain domain.com. I have a subdomain sub.domain.com on the same IP. In this case sub.domain.com is a CNAME ...
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If I own a domain do I own all of its sub domains?

If I own a domain do I own all of its sub domains? For example if I purchase example.com, do I automatically own mail.example.com, blog.example.com, etc? If I do not own the sub domains, can anyone ...
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Expose a directory as public but hide another same-level directory

I have a web application that has the following directory structure: /subdomain_name /app /public This web application is installed for every new user in our VPS. They provide a subdomain ...
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Benefits of using a subdomain for sending email?

Assume I own the domain name, example.org. I am creating a setup where I receive email sent to me@example.org using Google Apps. The MX records for example.org already point to Google's servers and it ...
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Are there any naming conventions for services and their associated domain? [closed]

I'm wondering if there are any widely used and proved naming conventions for DNS entries, for example let's say I've a company domain, like foobar.net and I've a bunch of services like a db for an ...
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nginx: trouble creating subdomain.subdomain.domain.com

I'm trying to prototype a website on my server using a default domain name I get through my hosting provider and I'd like to run it off a subdomain but I'm having trouble doing so. The domain I'm ...
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Redirecting sub-domains of different domains to the same site

I have a cloud VPS on which I am hosting a few sites on behalf of a few clients. My Apache is configured with VirtualHosts (I use Zpanel), so each site has its own root folder, and from the DNS ...
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Extract the hostname of an URL

Is there any standarized or widely used method to extract something like a 'top level host name' from an URL? For example, for http://images.google.com I like to have google.com (even if images. ...
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How to setup apache to have overlapping virtual host wildcard server aliases? [duplicate]

I have a development setup of subdomains with apache/wamp, everything is working as I need with the "regular" setup and separately with the "xyz" setup, but I have to change the configuration and ...
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Ubuntu Subdomains on the Fly

We're a trying to accomplish the following on a Ubuntu Server 13.04 installation. We host SaaS apps for customers are are currently moving off shared hosting environments due to limitations with ...
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Apache2 sending 404 on not matched subdomain

How can I send 404 if subdomain is not found? For example if I have something like this: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName www.example.com DocumentRoot /var/www <all other stuff> ...