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Weird URL issue (DNS fail for specific user)

I run our research group's website, though I don't have direct access to the DNS records. Currently, our DNS set has an A record and a CNAME record as shown below lima.wustl.edu. 28800 IN ...
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0answers
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IP Address instead of domain name

We have a website which is registered with enom, I wasn't around for the initial setup but it's setup using URL Frames. We've now moved hosting provider and we need to change the DNS records and as ...
0
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2answers
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URL redirect using Windows DNS

I have a website say xyzuniversity.com/north. I want to redirect college.com to be redirected to xyzuniversity.com/north using Windows DNS entries. Is there a process to do this? Also what are the ...
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2answers
84 views

subdomain.domain.com works, but still accessible via domain.com/site

I've got a site installed at, for argument's sake, /var/www/site, and have a subdomain set up so that it can be accessed via subdomain.domain.com. How do I stop it also being accessed via ...
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2answers
436 views

How to change the URL on my Amazon EC2 webserver

I am at the point in playing around with EC2 that I have launched a webserver. Right now, the website URL looks like http://ec2-<some numbers>.compute-1.amazonaws.com/ I am evaluating the ...
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1answer
348 views

Heroku hosted website using zerigo dns not loading for url without leading www

I've seen many questions similar to this but nothing specific to heroku and none of them are working for me. I am in China trying to access my website that I host on heroku. If I use a VPN and type ...
0
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1answer
82 views

grouping two sites under domain and sub domain [closed]

I have 2 websites a main website hosted at fasthosts and an e-commerce website hosted at Vidahost. I want to combine both websites under the same domain set. Main site would be www.mydomain.com ...
0
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1answer
148 views

Domain url redirect with myDNS

I have a domain and want to redirect this domain to url (for example www.example.com). How I can do this with mydns (using mydnsconfig interface or mydns itself).
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1answer
121 views

Locally redirect Domain1.com to Domain2.com/subdir on one computer

I am running a FreeBSD server and I want to redirect a specific website domain to another domain including subdirectory. I want to bypass that domain to alter the XML results it returns. I tried the ...
0
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2answers
297 views

Why tomcat is not accessible from www of my domain name?

I can access my web application (GeoServer) from this URL http://mydomain.com:8080/geoserver but I am not able to access it from http://www.mydomain.com:8080/geoserver . How can I fix this? My DNS ...
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votes
4answers
1k views

How to make a URL point to a Tomcat instance?

Sorry if this question makes no sense (no expert here), but I understand that tomcat listens to port 8080 and that url are usually addressed to 80. Is there a way to tell DNS that urls should point to ...
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1answer
687 views

bind9: example.com works, www.example.com doesnt, and how to block urls

1) I was following a guide to setup bind again after I formatted to Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS. http://doc.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/serverguide/C/dns-configuration.html#dns-primarymaster-configuration I can get my ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

In EC2, how do I do a traditional redirect?

When users hit mydomain.com, I want them to redirect to another page. I know I can do this through: my name registrar my DNS servers But I would like to do it through EC2. How can I set it up?
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votes
4answers
340 views

Redirect www from DNS records

Related to this question: What’s the point in having “www” in a URL? How can I do a “www” redirection form a DNS record level? I don’t want to tweak apache or IIS to achieve this.
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4answers
369 views

Adding dynamic subdomains to my webserver?

I'm trying to add a wildcard sub-domain system to my web server, but its still not working, These are the steps I took: I made a new file, vhost.conf, in the directory ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Map a URL bought with Dreamhost to Amazon EC2 (AWS)

I have several URLs I purchased through Dreamhost. I'm starting to use Amazon's AWS, and I'd like to map the URLs to Amazon. This is something of a silly question, and I've already done the same ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

website doesn't display with domain name

I have a website that up until this morning was displaying fine on a domain name. This morning however it seems to have gone down. I can access the website fine through the server IP address, just not ...
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3answers
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What determines whether the FQDN is interpreted as IPv6 or IPv4?

When I type a Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) in my URL bar, the browser connects to some mapping table (where is this table stored? with the service provider?) that determines where the file ...
4
votes
2answers
405 views

Domain name change with minimum seo impact

I am owner of an existing (3 yr. old) domain http://www.22shrutiharmonium.com and my website appears at the top of the search results in case of some search phrases like "22 shruti" , "22 shruti ...
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22answers
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How the heck is http://to./ a valid domain name?

Apparently it's a URL shortener. It resolves just fine in Chrome and Firefox. How is this a valid top-level domain? Update: for the people saying it's browser shenanigans, why is it that: ...
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3answers
2k views

What URL should the browser display with this DNS configuration?

If I have the following records in the DNS: hostname Record Type address benmccormack.com A 216.10.244.61 www.benmccormack.com CNAME ...
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13answers
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Using .local for internal websites [duplicate]

Is it okay to use app.mycoolname.local for URLs that are private / internal? We have several applications that are web based, but they are private apps and are not exposed to the public. We have ...
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8answers
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Why can't some websites be shown without the “www” in the URL?

I used to type the website URL without the "www" and it works fine with almost all sites that I have tried, so far. But I realize that my university's website never show up if you don't type the ...