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From "Tim Burden" <...@burden.ca>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Virtual Host ServerAlias Question
Date Mon, 21 Jun 2004 00:01:14 GMT
Yes but what I'm trying to say is that I think you probably need a new
VirtualHost container for your webmail subdomain.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Norton" <jrn@oregonhanggliding.com>
To: <users@httpd.apache.org>
Sent: Sunday, June 20, 2004 7:59 PM
Subject: Re: [users@httpd] Virtual Host ServerAlias Question


> On Sun, Jun 20, 2004 at 07:50:06PM -0400, Tim Burden wrote:
> > > > Wouldn't it be easier just to take out the DNS record for webmail?
:)
> > >
> > > Would that work?
> > >
> >
> > Uhhm...no.
>
> Right... I didn't think so, I tested it.  :-)
>
>
> >
> > > I use the webmail.example.com ( and other vhosts ) as an 'alias' that
> > points to my horde installation.
> > > Are you saying that I don't need the DNS record for webmail and just
let
> > Apache serve out the vhost site?
> >
> > I think you need to look at this:
> > http://httpd.apache.org/docs-2.0/vhosts/name-based.html
> >
> > In particular:
> >  "The DocumentRoot from the main server will never be used when an IP
> > address matches the NameVirtualHost directive. If you would like to have
a
> > special configuration for requests that do not match any particular
virtual
> > host, simply put that configuration in a <VirtualHost> container and
list it
> > first in the configuration file."
> >
>
> Thanks for the documentation link. I'll give it a read. I think what I
have now does what that paragraph suggests.
>
>
>
>
> -- 
> Jim Norton - http://www.jimnorton.org
>
> "The art of listening is indispensable for the right use of the mind.
> It is also the most gracious, the most open and the most generous of
> human habits."
> (Attributed to R. Barr, St. John's College, Annapolis, MD)
>
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