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

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Possible to point wildcard subdomain to top level domain via DNS settings?

Is it possible to point wildcard subdomains to a top level domain via DNS settings alone? I would like to have *.mydomain.com redirected to mydomain.com. mydomain.com is hosted on a 3rd service. I ...
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Subdomains not taking effect CentOS

Hey I'm using webmin to manage the apache server on my CentOS box and I'm trying to set my subdomains to a different directory. However the subdomain and the actual domain both go to the exact same ...
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ISPconfig - IP Address or Unassigned Sub-domains loading first available site

I have searched for hours trying to find a solution for my problem but I have been unsuccessful. This is my problem: I have an wildcard Sub-domain pointed to my server because I create sub-domains ...
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Nginx Config not displaying right site for subdomain [duplicate]

My config below is not working for some reason, I have checked the following: file ownership file permission nginx debug the configs in sites-enabled and sites-available are symlinked I assume the ...
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Nginx not catching subdomain

I have added a subdomain: http://vma.ottawakaraoke.com/ However it is serving back the root of an entirely different subdomain. Its serving up the content from http://summitent.ca/ - a totally ...
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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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Apache is giving a 500 Internal server error on a sub domain created for my domain

I have created a subdomain by name http://admin.stenzsolutions.com and just to test the sub domain, i have hosted the same content as the main domain http://www.stenzsolutions.com Now i have ...
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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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nginx phpmyadmin 404

I am trying to install phpmyadmin on my nginx web server. I installed phpmyadmin without a problem. I created subdomain for it. For security reasons I didnt call my subdomain "phpmyadmin" i used 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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Setting up DNS forward zone when AD domain name is a subdomain [closed]

I'm in high school and want to learn about system administration, so I set up a Windows Server 2012 R2 domain controller in a lab and created the domain ad.foo.com. I own foo.com and the domain ...
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Subdomain redirecting to HTTPS despite lack of rewrite rule

I have a domain at staging.example.com which I want to run without HTTPS for testing purposes. The main domain (example.com) does use SSL. I am trying to find a rewrite rule that will forward to ...
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subdomain tomcat under apache2 is ignored (Ubuntu)

My problem seems quite simple, but I have no clue where the problem comes from I have apache2, mod_jk, and two apps tomcat, main and test I would like to use main for the "main domain" (so, if I have ...
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Main domain to one server and all subdomains to another server

I'm looking to host my main domain in Server1 eg: example.com. And host all subdomain's in another server Server2. I will be creating subdomain's dynamically. eg: dynamic_subdomain.example.com I ...
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If I don't want subdomains to send out email, do I need SPF records for them?

I have a main domain with (now) valid SPF record, but we also programmatically create lots and lots of subdomains for clients via cpanel PHPXML API. These subdomains are not intended to send any mail. ...
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Why can't I use Services or alike as my subdomain name with SSL?

We have purchased 2 SSL UCC certificates from GoDaddy a few months ago for something like myandy.com and myandy.com.au, and I had defined the following Subject Alternative Names: gateway services ...
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Subdomains Always Redirect To Main Domain - Apache2 VirtualHosts & Debain

I want to set up a main site, and a sub-domain for development, using apache2 VirtualHosts. This is what my site.conf virtual host file looks like: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName ...
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Nginx, second subdomain not working

I used the CNAME wild card DNS entry like: @ IN A ip.add.re.ss www IN CNAME @ * IN CNAME @ My root domain.com and sub1.domain.com are accessible (on the same digitalocean ...
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Server 2012 Active Directory Password policy

For our development environment, I have an AD domain intra.contoso.com on a Win 2008 R2 server, with mostly default settings set. The password policy prohibits the use of passwords with less than 5 ...
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kinit error: Realm not local to KDC, DC is in a subdomain

I have a user: oneuser@EXEMPLE.COM as principal and the next krb5.conf: [libdefaults] default_realm = EXEMPLE.COM default_tkt_enctypes = arcfour-hmac-md5 default_tgs_enctypes = ...
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Using Plesk control panel, how do I point www.example.net to sub.example.com?

I have two Linux / Apache VPS servers running Plesk 9.5.4. VPS 1 is the production server and VPS 2 is the development server. At present I have www.example.com on VPS 1 and sub1.example.com, ...
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Delegation not found at parent after pointing A record to different server for 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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Add a subdomain to my Debian Server

I created a subdomain of a ndd i got with the A and i redirect it to my server with the IP On my server i created an apache file to redirect that subdomain to the correct directory. Here is the ...
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nginx + apache subdomain redirection fault

i really need your advice folks since i'm experiencing some troubles with nginx & apache2 subdomains configs first of all, there's a site (say, site.com) and two subdomains (links.site.com and ...
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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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Apache add subdomain

I need to add a subdomain to this server, i added this NameVirtualHost *:80 <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot /var/www/html ServerName images.login.acorn.lt </VirtualHost> ...
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Is this the best way to handle this subdomain issue? [closed]

I have a domain called mydomain.com on server1/IP1. I need to put the subdomain store.mydomain.com on server2/IP2. Am I right I need to add a new DNS A record for the subdomain at the domain ...
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Ubuntu Apache2 server appears to reject a certain domain name

I am using a Apache2 installed on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail to host a small wallpapers website. Originally I used osgwallpapers.servepics.com from no-ip.com for my domain name. Now I'm trying to ...
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Domain Controller using sub domain while hosting provider does main DNS

I'm trying to setup a Domain Controller on Windows Server 2012 R2. I read that best practices are to not use a made up TLD (such as .local, .lan, etc.), but use something that you actually own (say ...
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How to setup Sub Domains with internal and external DNS Configuration

I am setting up a mail server and a few other application servers which will need to be accessed from both inside and outside the organisation via web browser. I would like to create sub domains for ...
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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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Serving Meteor on main domain and Apache on subdomain independently

I'm running a Meteor server on my Ubuntu server. But problems arise when I try to have Apache serving a subdomain on the same server. main.domain.com -> Meteor sub.domain.com -> Apache Meteor is ...
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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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Google result redirecting to ww2 subdomain [closed]

I created a website at www.tootsietoessf.com. When I search for tootsietoessf and hover over the first result, it indicates the target is www.tootsietoessf.com. However, clicking on it takes me to ...
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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 ...