Virtual Hosts & Subdomains

mikel king mikel.king at
Fri Mar 16 18:57:49 UTC 2012

On Mar 16, 2012, at 2:19 PM, David Hughes wrote:

> Hi all,
> Forgive me if this is slightly off-topic, but I wonder if I could trouble you for some advice about setting up website subdomains with Apache. I currently have a website up and running on a jailed VPS; I've been trying to set up subdomains so that one might navigate to a certain area of the site by using a URL of the form rather than
> I've tried reading the official Apache documentation and a number of tutorials that I've found online, but nothing I've tried has worked so far. Do Virtual Hosts behave differently if they're within a jail? Or do I need some sort of DNS registration for subdomains? I've been trying to figure it out by myself, with little success so far - I'm quite new to this.
> Thanks for your help,
> David

You may need to setup namebased virtual hosting.

This article may help point you in the right direction....

Mikel King
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