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From "JM Fraser" <...@cybertrex.co.uk>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] What defines www2?
Date Tue, 18 Jan 2005 12:28:00 GMT
This is a good idea for the secure web side of my business.


On 3:06:08 January 18, 2005 "Zoe Ballz" <zoe@zoeballz.tv> wrote:
> Hiya
>
> Normally www2 is used where there is more than one server involved
> with a website. An example would be where one server is for normal
> access and another machine on a different IP is used for secure
> access.
> It doesn't signify anything in particular and is just another
> subdomain, but another example is the way I use it - my www
> (www.zoeballz.tv) is a rented server and is my "main" server. www2 is
> actually on a machine in my office where I can directly edit a live
> webpage if necessary, or wish to give someone a download without
> having to mess about uploading it (in other words I can just copy
> file into web area by local net).
> I hope this helps.
>
> Zoe
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Covington, Chris" <ccovington@plusone.com>
> To: <users@httpd.apache.org>
> Sent: Monday, January 17, 2005 11:43 PM
> Subject: Re: [users@httpd] What defines www2?
>
>
> >  On Mon, 2005-01-17 at 13:22 -0500, JM Fraser wrote:
> > >  Perhaps a daft question, but I have Googled and not found an
> > >  answer. Some
> > >  websites start with WWW(?), why is this and where can one
> > >  instigate this
> > >  change and does Apache accept this FQDN as it would any other?
> >
> >  Back in the day (and still to a lesser extent today) you would
> >  name a host based on by which protocol it would be accessible.  So
> >  the gopher host was gopher.example.com, the ftp host was
> >  ftp.example.com, the news host was news.example.com, the smtp host
> >  was smtp.example.com, the web host was www.example.com, etc.  The
> > convention is not necessary.
> >  Chris
> >
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