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Old 02-13-2007, 11:50 PM   #1
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redirect url

hi all.

I'm trying to help a friend with a redirect. is no longer active - "404 File not found" - Apache/1.3.27 Server at Port 80

Site1 would like anyone who types the above URL to be directed to: where site1 appears to be a subdomain on site2. Is it a subdomain? This URL was developed and will be hosted by site2.

So to recap, the site1 URL is no longer active. This URL now needs to point to a new URL which is supported by a separate site. The first site is hosted at I have WS_FTP access and permissions to the first site on Westhost. What do I need to do to make this happen?

i need this. if u have solution replay only the solution. and
dont ask me what and why.

send an example.
am using fedora4.
solution may in any language.(c,ruby)

please shw me the way
Old 02-14-2007, 11:03 AM   #2
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do you want a http redirect for visitors who point their browsers to that url?if so you could place a javascript in an index.html on that server. If mod_rewrite on the server you may redirect a visitor with a .htaccess file like

RewriteEngine On
ErrorDocument 404 /newdocs/my404.html

depending on the directory structure of the server...

hope this helps
Old 02-15-2007, 01:18 AM   #3
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thank you


actually i dont know about redirect...

is the java script working in linux.(fedora4) i dont know.

but is there any solution in ruby,perl or c....

please halp me in this way...

thank you


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