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Old 07-05-2003, 09:58 PM   #1
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multiple webhosting

Anyone can help....
I have installed RH7.3 on my machine. i want to configure my machine to host many sites. works well on the internet. but when i used, it aint workin. i just add a dir on /var/www/html.
Old 07-05-2003, 10:15 PM   #2
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I don't understand what you want to accomplish. If you want Virtual Hosting, you will need the following

DNS setup: resolves to also resolves to yet again resolves to

In /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf, under section 3 'Virtual Hosts', you will need to define as /var/www/html/site1, as /var/www/html/site2, etc. When you access the httpd server via the name, you will automatically read the index from /var/www/html/site2. Take a look at the examples in the httpd.conf file for more guidance.

If this isn't the type of set up you are looking for at all, you'll need to refine your question a little more.
Old 07-05-2003, 10:43 PM   #3
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i dont have a dns yet,since i didnt register just learning some new things, a real newbie.

using ip based: i can browse the default index.htnl on directory /var/www/html

i made i directory in /var/www/html/jcb for example. then i tried to brwose it it doesnt work but it works
Old 07-05-2003, 11:08 PM   #4
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Use, they offer free Subdomains that will point to ur IP
Old 07-06-2003, 12:18 AM   #5
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i would use an ip based site.and multiple host.just like windows


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