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Old 07-04-2004, 01:19 AM   #1
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having problems getting the www to work with my domain name


i cant get the www part of my domain to work. i can type and reach the page but not the www-name-com.

I have the bind setup properly i think since i can reach the page just not sure what else i can do.

I have the alias setup as


I am running whitebox linux enterprise and new to the world of linux.

Old 07-04-2004, 01:59 AM   #2
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have a look at the dns-howto at

afaik you'll have to put something like this in you db.your-domain-file:

"www A IP-Address-of-www-server"

so the resolver knows where to go for www.

sl mritch.
Old 07-04-2004, 11:13 AM   #3
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Thanks, will try



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