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Non-dot-wildcard (*-foo.example.com) for bind?

It seems there's no way to tell bind that *-foo.example.com should resolve to eg. 10.1.2.3, while *-bar.example.com resolves to 10.2.3.4. Is there any workaround? Can some names eg. resolve with an ...
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Redirect invalid subdomain request to proper location

We've got site at a subdomain (new.example.com) and previous version of the site at the root (example.com). The previous version is a WordPress network with wildcard subdomains. The static subdomain ...
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Wildcard on DocumentRoot for virtualhost

i use this config in apache2 for wildcard subdomain and works good : <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot /var/www/ ServerName sumdomains.example.com ServerAlias *.example.com RewriteEngine ...
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Receiving email to wildcard subdomain @ any alias (anyalias@*.domain.com)

I have seen lots of SaaS solutions provide client specific email URLs like the following: anyalias@*.mydomain.com. This is a new concept to me but i need to adopt it for future application ...
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wildcard dns redirect to root as well

I want to setup dns to allow wildcards eg. xxx.mycompany.com So I have setup the following dns entry *.mycompany.com 111.111.111.111 However just visiting mycompany.com does not resolve. For now ...
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Automatic wildcard subdomains on Apache

Currently I have several virtual hosts set up for individual subdomains. It would be a lot easier if I could tell Apache to automatically find the folder using a wildcard. For example, ...
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Apache2 with wildcard subdomains of the form sub.*.domain.tld

I currently have Apache2 configured to host wildcarded subdomains of the form *.domains.tld, where the * is unique for each client we have. Each client has an 'admin' page that they can log into, ...
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Virtualhost - defning subdomains each with separate folder

I currently have one main domain: mydomain.com This is working fine. What im trying to do is now adding a subdomain through my mydomain.conf file, so that I can have: sub.mydomain.com I've tried ...
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catch all unused sub domains not working

im using wildcard subdomains and would like to specify the directory to send an unused subdomain. i have edited the 000-default in my sites enabled but that does not effect anything. how could i ...
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Configure dynamic subdomains with wildcard

I want to keep some web projects in my local host so my customers can access some webapps I'm developing. I've got a domain name that is currently mapped to my dynamic home ip. e.g: ...
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Multi-level wildcard DNS matched by *.domain.com?

Q1: Does a DNS rule for *.domain.com match multi-level domain names? In other words, if I just set *.domain.com in my DNS records, will it match all of: a.domain.com b.a.domain.com c.b.a.domain.com ...
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Is stage.*.example.com valid for a wildcard DNS CNAME?

We are creating a web app that will have vanity subdomains such as user1.example.com. Since we'll have many subdomains, they need to be dynamic. We want to have a public "stage" area where we can test ...
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Can a DNS wildcard only be the leftmost part of a record?

I'm using TinyDNS, and have successfully used wildcard records of the form: +*.<domain>:<ip> (+ for A records.) Can I also use: +development.*.<domain>:<ip> ? My ...
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can i have a subdomain pointed at one ip with a wildcard entry pointed at a different domain

I have a domain with a wildcard subdomain entry pointed at IP-A: domain-a.com -> xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx *.domain-a.com -> xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx Can I create another CNAME pointing a spcified subdomain ...
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Multiple dynamic subdomains and SSL (*.*.mysubdomain.mydomain.com)

I have a requirement to add SSL to a system that uses multiple dynamic subdomains. For example: Y.X.mysubdomain.mydomain.com Z.X.mysubdomain.mydomain.com X = is the name of client and is dynamic Y ...
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Are SSL certificates fixed to IP's within a region?

I need to purchase a wildcard ssl certificate. I am looking at purchasing it from Comodo, however when I go to purchase it there is a question asking to "select the region that you are located in". ...
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Dynamic subdomains on Mac os x [closed]

Here is my ideal setup that I would like to figure out how to do: I have a domain professionally hosted: Example.net I have a subdomain, home.example.net that points to my Mac mini at home. I've ...
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How to automatically redirect subdomain.domain to domain/subdomain [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Apache Virtual Host redirect from subdomain to subdirectory Without access to cpanel and only .htacess and FTP access, how can I create a hosting site that when the user ...
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Configuring httpd.conf to handle wildcard domains with *multiple* scripts

I have a full-blown site like: http://www.example.com (uses index.php) http://www.example.com/scriptA.php http://www.example.com/scriptB.php I now want to have the possibility of setting up ...
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Wildcard DNS + S3 (or similar)?

I know it's possible to have a subdomain point to an s3 bucket (so, I could use something like s3.example.com). Is it possible to use wildcard DNS with S3 (or something like it) to do the following? ...
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Best way to handle PHP sessions across Apache vhost wildcard domains

I'm currently running a site that allows users to use custom domains (i.e. so instead of mysite.com/myaccount, they could have myaccount.com). They just change the A record of their domain and we then ...
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ISPConfig - Unexisting subdomain address goes to an existing one [closed]

I am running Nginx/ISPConfig setup for about 6-7 months. Never had a problem and everything is smooth. But I just noticed that if browse to "blab.example.com", the page opens one of my wordpress ...
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Amazon ec2 - WildCard Sub-Domain

I'm running an ec2 instance on ubuntu running lamp stack. I configured my httpd.conf file to support wildcard sub-domain but it didn't work. My httpd.conf file NameVirtualHost * <VirtualHost ...
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Is it possible to configure Nginx to allow for new domains to be added without me having to add a VirtualHost for each?

I have a SaaS application wherein users can enter their domain names. The application uses the hostname of incoming requests to determine the account based on the domain they entered for their ...
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Nginx - Redirect any Subdomain to File without Rewriting

Recently I have switched from Apache to Nginx to increase performance on a web server running Ubuntu 11.10. I have been having issues trying to figure out how certain things work in Nginx compared to ...
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Bind IIS wildcard subdomain

I need to add a "Site Mapping" on IIS 7.5 to accept domains that meet some wildcard, for example: I need some web site to be mapped to the subdomain: *.aaa.bbbb.com That means: anything.aaa.bbbb.com ...
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staging and production on same server with domain wildcards

I have a virtual host configured to run a Ruby on Rails app on Apache and Passenger this way: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin account@gmail.com ServerName staging.domain.co ServerAlias ...
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lighttpd: redirect traffic from http to https on *.domain.tdl

I am using Lighttpd with a snipped i've found on the net. How to redirect all subdomains of a given domain to https without touching other domains or subdomains of domains? Currently i am doing this ...
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Apache Wildcard Vhost not working

I can't seem to get a wildcard vhost working on my local apache installation. My vhosts file currently has the contents below. After I edit it, I'm making sure to restart the server but have still had ...
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subdomain of a subdomain on Server 11.10

I have a server that hosts mydomain.com. Then I have a server that hosts subdomain1.mydomain.com. On the subdomain1.mydomain.com server, how do I make subdomains? For instance I want to create ...
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Use regular expression in definition of virtualhost

I have to define about 100 subdomain virtualhost entries in server config file . I want to know if there is any way to do it with regular expression to increase codes in apache config file?
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Virtual domains with wildcard?

I would like to setup postfix to catch all emails from both: domain.tld & [randomsubdomain].domain.tld. /((\w[\w\-]*)\.)+domain\.tld/ OK This rule works very good, but unfortunately it's ...
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Catch-all subdomains email

I want to catch all emails sent to * @ *.domain.com to a single account, how do I do that? I've already set up a wildcard MX record, and it resolves correctly. But I'm having trouble finding any ...
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How wordpress.com do scalability

Out of curiosity, I wanted to know, how Wordpress.com scale their architecture, specifically: how they handle sub-domains. I believe they have millions of subdomains.CMIIW. How do they scale their ...
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configure nginx name.site.com to blah/name?

I would like all subdomains to be mapped to a particular folder and 404 if nothing exist. So if i have a wordpress install i would like nginx to see ANYTHING.mysite.com and attempt to host files from ...
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Apache2 wildcard subdomains on server with multiple sites

I have an Apache server with multiple sites using their own domains. For one of those sites I wish to have wildcard subdomains. I have set up the domain records for *.example.com and it works just ...
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Is it possible to use one wildcard subdomain for both Web and Incoming Email?

Is it possible to use one wildcard subdomain for both web and incoming email? So, for instance: random01.example.com => handled by web server user01@random01.example.com => handled by email server ...
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Wildcard DNS, Hosted DNS or DNS server

I'm setting up a site where users can set up their own site. The users enters a sitename (say site1) and the site is created with the subdomain site1.example.com. Currently I’ve set up a wildcard DNS ...
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Apache conf: how to specify subdomain in <Directory /path/to/subdomain> when using mod_vhost_alias for wildcard virtual hosts

To start with, we wanted a request to *.example.com to be handled by a corresponding /var/www/*/ directory, and we have got this working by using mod_vhost_alias with VirtualDocumentRoot, as follows: ...
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How to create virtual subdomains by using DNS with wildcard

I want to create many virtual subdomains e.g my original site is www.Test.com but I want that my site users can open my site with the given pattern username.Test.com Can you please help me for this ...
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wildcard subdomains for wordpress network

tyring to set up wildcard subdomains for wordpress 3 on localhost in Ubuntu 11 and no idea how to go about debugging this. Wordpress and wildcards seem to be set up correctly. If I create ...
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Wild card sub-domain routing in Apache

I've noticed some hosting providers have Apache setup so that if I create a directory (foo.example.com) Apache will automatically know that the DNS entry for foo.example.com routes to that document ...
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DNS wildcard and /etc/resolv.conf problem

I searched through google.com but can't find an answer... So I asked here. This is the problem: I build a DNS test environment on my PC which hostname is gamepc. The DNS server (bind9) has a ...
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Auto-listing sub and sub-sub domains in Apache

Preamble At work, I'll be migrating our server from a WAMP box to a LAMP box and with my knowledge of Apache and wildcard domains, we're hoping to use client.ourtestserver.com instead of our current ...
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is wildcard ssl insecure?

Is there anything inherently more insecure about using a wildcard SSL certificate over a regular SSL certificate? We are looking to implement a subdomained web application (a la FreshBooks and ...
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Wildcard SSL certificate and subdomain levels

our server url schema is setup like this: customer-domain.extension.clients.example.com For example: customer-domain.net.clients.example.com So the clients.example.com never really changes but ...
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basic auth across multiple subdomains

I'm setting up a basic test environment to test drive multiple sites I co-maintain with a colleague. What I am trying to achieve is to password protect the entire domain with basic auth. This is ...
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Wildcard subdomains for all domains

So what I have at the moment (for each domain) is this <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName exmaple.com ServerAlias *.example.com DirectoryIndex index.php index.html VirtualDocumentRoot ...
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Subdomains from folders on Apache

I have a website on localhost, mapped in HOSTS as: 127.0.0.1 www.yorkshiretestingwebsite.com 127.0.0.1 yorkshiretestingwebsite.com However, the folder (C:/www/vhosts/yorkshiretestingwebsite.com) ...
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Domain registrars supporting wildcard CNAME records [closed]

Please list some credible domain registrars supporting wildcard domains. Now I am with GoDaddy, and want to move to another one with the feature I need. Thanks.