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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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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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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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how to allow users to use their own domain name to access their page [closed]

I am going to build an album website using Django 1.5. one of the feature I want to provide my members is to use their own domain name. www.albumn123.com/user/mike www.mike.com now, the site is ...
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How to manage cname, MX and Azure

I am hosting my domain at 1&1 and have a VM and a mobile service in Azure. Currently I have set a cname to xxx.cloudapp.net. Now I want to create a subdomain for my Azure mobile service (something ...
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Subdomain Redirection Not Working

So, I want to create a subdomain for each client like: user1.mydomain.com -> mydomain.com/users/user1 or at least user1.mydomain.com -> mydomain.com and I can grab the user1 part with php. ...
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Using subdomains, separate databases, and virtual hosts to scale SAAS [closed]

I am building office management software on a LAMP server on a SAAS model. My clients typically have 5-10 thousand customers they are tracking with all of their contact, invoicing, appointment ...
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Multiple DIFFERENT nameservers in a DNS record

I recently moved my hosted website to a friends hosting, in order to do this I changed my DNS nameservers but this has broken a few things, firstly I cannot control subdomains, and secondly my MX ...
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email to wildcard subdomains not working

I have a WHM/cPanel box which is working fine with the configured domains for web and mail. I have also configured wildcard subdomains so that anything.mysite.com takes you to the same as mysite.com ...
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Understanding the DNS domain lookup mechanism

The specific query that led me to try and unpick this process was: Will a DNS lookup for a subdomain, such as assets.example.com, be faster if the parent domain, example.com, has already been ...
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How do I prevent an HTTP::redirect from spoiling my subdomain when the subdomain's DocumentRoot is prefixed to the redirect's URL?

I have configured Apache to load KnowledgeTree (KT) through a subdomain. # Part of http.conf file NameVirtualHost *:80 <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName www.example.com ServerAlias ...
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How can we achive a 403 Permissions Denied for a subdomain?

We have a multisite installed in the root directory (multisite.com) and also a wordpress single installation on a subdomain (help.multisite.com) In the root .htaccess we placed: #START Security: ...
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Wildcard dns, non-existent subdomains point to main website

Before I start I'd like to say that I've already read relevant questions here on serverfault but I couldn't find a solution. Here's my problem. I'm using a third party DNS and I've added a wildcard A ...
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ftp.example.com pointing to many different servers

I wanted to setup something like this: ftp.example.com which points to different ftp servers. For example: 111.111.111.1 111.111.111.2 111.111.111.3 111.111.111.4 When someone connects ...
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Dynamic subdomains with a wildcard SSL

i have a project where i need to use dynamic subdomains for each user account over https, lets say: https://username.mydomain.com So as long as i understand i should buy a Wildcard SSL certificate, ...
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Can I use a single (non-wildcard) SSL cert on multiple hostnames of the same domain?

If I have test.example.com and prod.example.com (two hostnames, but same domain name) can I use the same SSL cert on both machines? In the past when I tried using a prod.example.com cert on ...
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apache configuring subdomains via wildcard while preventing subsubdomains

I have subdomains coinfigured with apache via the wildcard: <VirtualHost xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:80> ServerName www.example.com ServerAlias *.example.com ... That works perfect, ...
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Add wildcard subdomains to localhost with Apache

I am trying to replicate the setup I have a remote server on my local server/machine, that is, having wildcard subdomains with the following virtual hosts in place. <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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Lighttpd: Subdomains give an 404 Error

Since the last days, all my subdomains doesn't work anymore. I get only an 404 Error/Placeholder page. I have not make any changes on my Lighttpd.conf or on the 10-simple-vhost.conf. Does have anyone ...
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Create multiple subdomains for the same directory [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Apache redirect to another domain all URLs, except for ones starting with substring I would like to optimize image loading for my website using multiple subdomains for ...
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create subdomains using .htaccess in Plesk

I am trying to map several subdomains to directories in my ROOT using .htaccess (is 'map' the right word for it?) The server uses Plesk, which is something Im not particulary familiar with (cPanel ...
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Own nameservers on shared hosting: subdomains on different hosts

I imagine this question has been asked before, but I can't find it. I have three domain names, example.com, example.net (this one has a bunch of subdomains), and example.org. Currently, all three are ...
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Why does this cause my site to redirect to secure.secure.*root domain*.com?

I am recreating my question from Stack Overflow because this is actually the more appropriate place to ask this question. The original question is below. Here is the rewrite rule I am using: ...
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ISPconfig3 creating subdomains

I just started using ISPconfig3. I found out that when I create new subdomain new.example.com that it will create subdirectory in domain's directory example.com. So first question I want to ask you ...
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SSL and domain masking

Ok, my scenario is interesting. What I want to do is create multiple subdomains for a give url. For example subdomain1.domain.com and subdomain2.domain.com. I plan to buy an SSL certificate that ...
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Is it possible to simplify my website DNS records?

Let's say I have mydomain.com and my shared webhost server is 1.2.3.4. My domain registrar and webhosting company are 2 different entities. Currently I have my DNS records configured like this in my ...
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Apache problem: subdomain goes to domain, wouldn't have to

I've got a Ubuntu 10.04 LTS machine with a classical LAMP installed. I've created two sites: A public site, on www.mysite.com A "private" site that for the moment is open, on private.mysite.com ...
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plesk 10 - i have been deleting and adding subdomains but they still appear

I added and then deleted few subdomains from the plesk admin control panel and now even though they are deleted they can be accessed through web browser and the initial plesk page is shown. Will this ...
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Dynamic Subdomains

On my new site I want to have dynamic subdomains. I'm trying to make it so that the subdomains use the same web root as the main domain, all under a single CodeIgniter installation. For example, ...
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Serving arbitrary subdomains using apache2, mod_wsgi and django

I'm attempting to setup a django development server using a sandbox approach. The specific technologies in place are apache2, mod_wsgi and django. I'd like to use subdomains formatted as: ...
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ubuntu apache subdomains pointing to main domain

I have a ubuntu server with apache setup, the main domain on the server is a subdomain app.example.com, which is working fine. Now if I setup john.app.example.com, then that also is displaying the ...
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Google analytics and multiple independent subdomains

I need some help trying to setup google analytics correct. Here is my setup: We host sites for multiple customers, and each customer have their own subdomain on our site. So we have ...
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turning urls into subdomains?

i have this url http://www.example.com/user.php?user=solomon i want to convert this into http://solomon.example.com how can i do this!! thanks :)) p.s. im using plesk
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nginx. Proxy subdomain to blogspot

I want to set up my nginx to proxy the subdomain http://blog.mydomain.comtohttp://myblog.blogspot.com, but I don't want to rewrite the url. So the user will see mydomain.com url instead of the ...
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Virtual hosts pointing to the same directory

I'm trying to set up a server with Kloxo and two virtual hosts. They are pointed to the same IP, but a different directory. Here's the config of virtual host files. They're in different files, and ...
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Quesiton about sub-domains

If I'm using a sub-domain for my clients access to a web application (e.g. client-x.example.com/admin/), and I want client's to optionally use their own domain (e.g. client-x.com), do you think it is ...
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How to set up a DNS to use a catch-all address? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to set up a DNS to use a catch-all address? This is not really a programming question, it's more about settings that I can alter visually. I first asked this at ...
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How to set up a DNS to use a catch-all address?

This is not really a programming question, it's more about settings that I can alter visually. I have bought a domain and am wondering how I can get it work in such a way that everything before the ...
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Wildcard SSL, one subdomain requires client certificate

This configuration works ok, but it asks for certificate on all subdomains. <VirtualHost IP:443> ServerName *.domain.tld ServerAlias www.*.domain.tld VirtualDocumentRoot ...
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Wildcard subdomains on localhost using IIS7

I'm running IIS 7 on Windows 7 and would like to setup wildcard subdomains to test out an ASP.NET multi-tenant application that uses the subdomain to identify the user. How can I achieve this?
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PHP not saving sessions on subdomain, ok on domain: CentOS

We have a CentOS 5.4 server serving a number of our websites. The server is managed by Plesk 9.2.3. Our websites are developed in php. We have our main domain ourapplication.co.uk in ...
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Router config for wildcard subdomains on internal network

I'm trying to setup internal wildcard subdomains to point at my Apache vhost config (which works well). The issue is that Windows hosts files can't support wildcard subdomain, so I'm hoping that my ...
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Apache: Configuration for main site and subdomains

I want to setup an specific environment for my hostings, but don't know what's the best approach. I want have a domain called example.com. * The www. should contain the main website (hosting site) * ...
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Can subdomain.example.com set a cookie that can be read by example.com?

I simply cannot believe this is quite so hard to determine. Even having read the RFCs, it's not clear to me if a server at subdomain.example.com can set a cookie that can be read by example.com. ...