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AWS - Redirect Naked Domain to WWW

I'm hosting a static website on AWS and want the naked domain to redirect to www. For example, if the user enters example.com I want it to show as www.example.com. I found this question which is the ...
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Choosing Reseller Hosting - Agency [on hold]

Hope you can be of help or link me to some articles. I have done some research on this already but just need "reassurance". I work for a small Digital Agency and we are currently discussing about ...
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captive portal on a router for guest acess to WiFI [on hold]

I'm setting up a WiFI network in a snmall boutique hotel using ubiquiti uap-ac-3 AP's and a managed ubiquiti tough switch. I would like to set up an internal webpage with captive portal so customers ...
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Where can I find a non-VPS web hosting service that supports multiple SFTP access credentials? [closed]

I am planning to build a website. In my country, the usual practice when hiring someone to build a website is to just up and hand over your access credentials so that your web developer(s) can freely ...
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Simulate /etc/host file

I want to do an online version of host file redirection. If we give an IP address and website name, my server should send the website request to that particular IP address and should display the ...
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Using a Gandi domain and a cloudfront default cert, how can I set up my CNAME records so that https works?

I have a website (www.foo.com), registered with Gandi. I have a static page on Amazon S3 (let's say s3.foo.us-west.com). I also have a Cloudfront distribution (foo.cloudfront.net). Originally, my ...
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How to Host A Single Website on Multple Windows Server with same Publice IP Address [closed]

I need to host my website on multiple windows server having same static ip address so if one server
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How to host a single website on multiple servers [closed]

I need to host my website on multiple servers so that if my main server goes down then the backup server will start working. My main server has a static IP address on which the site is currently ...
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Strange 404 URL requests on my site

I recently launched a Django powered site and I have 404 error reporting on. I've been getting some strange URL requests, one every couple of days. /renewPwd.php/ /index.php/ /mobile/ /m/ ...
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How to find CNAME or A details for a site hosted at 1&1 and using CloudFlare name servers?

I own a domain at 1&1, and recently switched to CloudFlare CDN. I have some subdomains hosted at the minimal web space provided by 1&1. 1&1 domains and subdomains are configured to use ...
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/var/ or /srv/ for websites [closed]

I know it's not the first question on that subject but my purpose is slightly more specific. I've read many discussions about it and what I understand is that semantically, according to FHS, websites ...
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I bought a domain name at GoDaddy and hosting at Dreamhost but the first doesn't work!

I added the Dreamhost's nameservers like 12 hours ago to: I entered to the following panel: Nameservers -> Set Nameservers (I have specific nameservers for my domains) and added Dreamhost's ...
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Connection reset when trying to access / with a FallbackResource rule

I am having an issue where my site is working as intended for all urls except the base url of example.com/. When I try to access that in particular I get a connection reset. I have reduced my site to ...
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Scalable WordPress Host for High-Volume Site? [closed]

I need recommendations for a scalable web host for a high volume WordPress web site. For my purposes, high-volume might be 100K-500K visitors/hour. Might think towards a 1M/hour burst rate as a "high ...
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Domain name is not displayed in URL after redirection

I have a domain on GoDaddy and have hosted a Magento project on it. I now purchased CloudWay and have migrated on their server. My issue is with URL, I created a subDomain live.******.com and set ...
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Building my first server, some questions, include failover iis to active loadbalancer?

I'm currently building my first webserver setup. The specs will be: Server-1 cpu: 6700k ram: 32gb 2133mhz hd1: 250gb SSD (540/520MB/s) hd2: 3x 256gb NVME RAID-5 (2.150/1.260MB/s) Physical Server: ...
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MySQL Tables crashing randomly

This is one of the many random Tables that get corrupted. Any ideas why and what would be causing this? How do I keep MySQL tables from crashing and MySQL from crashing? Repairing USR_wp537 ...
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Can I point a folder hosted on AWS, to my current hosted site in Aptible?

I have a domain www.example.com (which is built with PHP/MySQL) hosted on Aptible server. Now, I am planning to create a blog with WordPress which will be hosted on AWS, and will be integrate to the ...
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Windows server 2008r2 not executing PHP in sub-folders

I run windows server 2008r2 for purpose of web-hosting. I have plesk panel 12.0 installed on server. I created hosting for one website hardworkerz.net and default physical path is ...
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What is the best way to do this site redirection [closed]

Have a site in which we are pointing some links to www.example1.com. Recently www.example1.com changed to www.example2.com. Now if we access www.example1.com it will automatically redirect ...
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What are common strategies for multiple database management in shared hosting?

I've read a lot of in internet including canonical answers at serverfault. However, I still can't find the answer to the question - What are common strategies for multiple database management in ...
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Setting up and configuring a new VPS server

I am new to VPS servers. I have always used a shared hosting platform all my life. At the moment, we are working on a project at work thats is going to require more than just a shared hosting server, ...
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Nginx reverse proxy making root webapp into custom path

I'm trying to setup multiple docker containers with the same image on a single machine and hosting all the application on the same domain separated by path. The purpose is to isolate each customers ...
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Is it possible to configure Apache to not listen on port 80 when connecting from localhost

Is it possible to configure Apache to not listen on port 80 when connecting from localhost, but allow the connection on port 80 from an external IP?
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Route53 not resolving domain name to an ec2 instance

Elastic IP associated with an EC2 instance I had made a transfer of domain name from one aws account to a another, the domain name worked with my previous account and it resolved to an S3 bucket ...
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Does anyone install CentOS 6.6 or 7 on the HP ProLiant ML10 v2 before?

I want to ask that has anyone installed CentOS 6.6 or 7 on HP ProLiant ML10 v2 server yet? B/c on the HP official site didn't mention this server is supported by CentOS but do supported RHEL(Redhat). ...
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Is a DNS server (like Bind9) usefull with a LAMP stack

The question might seem naive, I know what a DNS server is, but as far as I know, in most cases, you don't need a DNS server as you (or the computer/server) can request an external DNS when needed. ...
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what is a root server hosting? [closed]

While searching online for dedicated hosting servers i stumble on some websites offering root servers for great prices compared to other dedi servers while features were also great. Does anyone know ...
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Nginx aliases and proxy_pass

I'm using nginx as web front-end and apache2 as web back-end. Apache runs several websites locally and nginx access them. At the moment, different sub-domains are hosted, but I want to migrate them ...
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IPv6 DNS Connectivity through IPv6

My clients are using IPv4 in the USA. Their ISP is not ready for IPv6 yet. My public web server is on only IPv6. It is registered with a DNS Provider(GoDaddy) that is IPv4 and IPv6 enabled. Can my ...
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hosting site on one web server and accessing a database on another

I'm fairly sure this is the right place for this question, but if not please move it to the the right site. I have a number of sites on a 1and1 package (yeah, I know...) and I also have a subdomian ...
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Can't browse my site outside of my country

I've hosted an asp.net mvc 4 website on IIS 8 and it's perfectly running from my country. But whenever someone tries to browse from other countries, it's not working. This is my site. I've allowed ...
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Recommended DNS TTL

I know it could be very different based on the situation, but for hosting a website with no plans to move the hosting server what is a good TTL to set on the DNS record?
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Hosting Behind Airport Extreme

I'm trying to set up a simple web service (running on a macbook) over a custom port behind a Airport Extreme connected to a D-link cable modem that runs on Time Warner. Reading from ...
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IIS host header name resolution across my network

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 machine, named [mine-1234]. I have IIS 8.5 installed and a hole in my firewall for ports 80 and 443. I have created 2 test sites one with a default binding to :80 ...
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Nginx Stress Test with httperf - Large Data Transfer Differences from Apache Server

I'm running a simple httperf stress test on a quad-core Nginx server, pointed at an HTML/PHP document. Large connection rates quickly begin experiencing high connection and response times (see the ...
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Godaddy domain and Bluehost web hosting

I have a domain from Godaddy and web hosting at Bluehost. I want to make this work as some people say no need to transfer the domain from Godaddy to Bluehost. I was trying to find out how to get this ...
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What is the difference between a cache, a primed cache and an empty cache?

Can someone explain the following concepts to me as the relate to measuring the data transfer of data from my web site. Whats the difference between a cache, a primed cache and an empty cache? Can ...
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Other domains on shared server showing my webpages

I own a website (gosportweather.co.uk) which is hosted by the same company as other websites on a shared server. The problem is I am noticing that these other websites appear to be showing my webpages ...
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“Simple” Failover to a Geographically Separated Server?

I've been reading about DNS failovers and a bunch of other technical terms however I'm a bit of a newbie in this so it all sounds Greek to me. Basically here's what I just need: I have two shared ...
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Controlling Remote Processes from Linux Access Server

I have constructed a HA web cluster in LXD with each major service run within its own container. I.e, 2 x Nginx servers in a container each, 2 x MySQL etc. I would like to add a management container ...
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Disable https for a single file in apache

For a long time, I didn't use https on my linux server because I didn't find a decent CA that suits my needs. Now, Let's Encrypt (a new CA that provides free certificates) has launched their open beta ...
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Self Hosted application on Windows Server 2008 R2 only works on localhost

I'm trying to install a Go Git Service on a Windows Server 2008. I already installed the aplication and the service under a dedicated user and I can access it from the server (localhost:3000) but I ...
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Nginx reverse proxy serving wrong host

My Nginx reverse proxy is doing something very odd. One domain in particular is not resolving correctly but instead showing the site of a totally different host. Only wiki.example.net is wrong, it ...
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Web page showing index list

I am using Apache 2.2.22 for web hosting and I had created a directory tree like C:/server/www/apacheserver.dev/public_html and put everything (my web page file) inside the public_html, but inside the ...
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Every page turns my url into an IP address (Ubuntu Web Server)

This can probably be fixed quite easily. I tried to research and find the answer to this but couldn't find anything relevant. Basically, I can access my website perfectly through its url. (ex. ...
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Apache gzip configuration

I have apache 2.2.11 installed on my server and I have been trying to decrease the load time of my website pages based on the advice from the yslow firefox plugin. I have configured gzip and etag and ...
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DNS resolution speed

I'm trying to speed up my webpage load time in distant locations. My server is located in Germany and I installed the second one in LA, CA. Then I configured BIND to return LA IP for clients from ...
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WARNING: At least one of your NS name does not seem a valid host name

So here is the issue I am having. When I run a DNS check on my TLD I am getting conflicting results. The domain name is newage.design and my NameServers are NS1.newage.design, NS2.newage.design, and ...
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Use ip address for name server and have it dedicated to a single site

Ok so I think I have this setup right but I just want to be sure. I have 3 IP address: 1.1.1.1 also known as ns1 2.2.2.2 also known as ns2 3.3.3.3 also known as ns3 They are being used as ...