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

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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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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 ...
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Forum for my blog: Should I make it as subdomain or as subfolder?? forum.example.com or example.com/forum [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: different hosting account, same URL? Hello guys, I have a blog and I want to add a forum as my community is big enough... My blog is in Wordpress and I will buy a ...
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Subdomains are not resolving

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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Redirecting Subdomain with Volusion and GoDaddy

I need to create a subdomain (reviews.basequipment.com) and have it re-direct to our Reviews page at http://www.resellerratings.com/store/survey/Burkett_Restaurant_Equipment_Supplies. The genius's at ...
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Domain changes required for SSL integration

Currently my site supports regular payment options (User is taken to Payment Gateway/PG website). Now I'm trying to implement "seamless" PG integration. I need SSL for this. I'm having a dedicated ...
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Subdomains vs multiple domain names

I have the domain name for www.foo.co.uk. I am looking to use it as a landing page that will allow people to go to 1 of 2 sections of my site (both having separate blogs). So I have the idea I could ...
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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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Sub domain points to a hosting with ~username [closed]

I have a shared hosting. The URL for the site is www.myhosting.com/~myname. Now I have pointed my subdomain, eg: sub.example.com to the shared hosting. The problem is the only way for me to access the ...
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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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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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Cannot Ping or Resolve DNS Internally; Externally works fine

I have an issue where I cannot seem to access a subdomain from within the same server: I can ping, nslookup, etc subdomian.domain.com externally, but from within the server where subdomain.domain.com ...
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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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Nginx subdomain proxypass

I want to redirect non-ssl traffic to ssl for all subdomains. I want to keep the subdomain the same. I want to specify a different proxy_pass for staging.foo.com. I only have 3 things going right now ...
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Wildcard SSL certificate for second-level subdomain

I'd like to know if any certificates support a double wildcard like *.*.example.com? I've just been on the phone with my current SSL provider (register.com) and the girl there said they don't offer ...
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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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nginx rewrite keeping subdomain

I have a nginx server and several domains connected to it. I would like to replace all http request with a https request to one specific domain (for which I have a certificate). Example: Say I have a ...
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How to reference a Domain Controller out of the Local Network?

We have multiple servers scattered over different hosting providers. For learning, experimenting and, ultimately, production purposes, I set one of them as a Domain Controller. That went well, most ...
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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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How can a domain's NS records point to a subdomain of itself? [duplicate]

As I understand that if I have domain A.com, it must be managed by another domain like ns1.B.com, ns2.B.com $ dig ns alibaba.com ; <<>> DiG 9.9.2 <<>> ns alibaba.com ;; ...
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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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Pingdom error: “No delegation could be found at the parent” when analyzing subdomain

I have a subdomain dramarsarin.crimsonandcyan.com which i wanted to point to another server. I added an A record in the zone file for crimsonandcyan.com with the host 'dramarsarin' and pointed it to ...
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wildcard subdomain with mod_wsgi + apache

I've created a wildcard subdomain using cpanel and attempting to point all sub domains to a particular .wsgi file. <VirtualHost my.server_ip.address:9999> ServerName _wildcard_.domain.tld ...
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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 ...
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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 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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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 ...
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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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Set cookie domain and cookiless subdomain

Sounds simple, but I'm having problems with it. I tried the suggestions in many articles, but it doesn't work for me. I've created a subdomain, static.example.com, to serve my static files from it. ...
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How to get 2 ssl certs on alias of subdomain

had a quick look through can't find this actual situation, so appreciate any help. We have a domain hosted on a plesk server with a subdomain, Lets call it Domain.com and subdomain.domain.com An ...
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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

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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Install an SSL certificate for a subdomain on a server that already has an EV SSL certificate (CentOS 5.11)

I am maintaining a site on a server that is currently running: CentOS release 5.11 (Final) Apache/2.2.27 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.27 OpenSSL/0.9.8e-fips-rhel5 mod_bwlimited/1.4 PHP/5.3.28 The server is ...
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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 ...
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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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Authentication with specific subdomains

Basically I'm trying to enable the authentication module when accessing to a specific part of a subdomain, which are dev.domain.com and pma.domain.com, they both must have the authentication module ...
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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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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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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 ...