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From Michael B Allen <iop...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Canonicalizing Domains / Hostnames
Date Thu, 07 Jul 2011 01:40:20 GMT
On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 8:59 PM, Sean Conner <spc@conman.org> wrote:
> It was thus said that the Great Michael B Allen once stated:
>> Hi All,
>>
>> I have a site that is accessible through multiple hostnames like:
>>
>>   http://www.busicorp.com/
>>   http://server123.vps.hosting.net/
>>   http://busicorp.com/
>>
>> but I only want the site to be accessible through the first hostname
>> (http://www.busicorp.com/ and https://www.busicorp.com/). How can I
>> block these other hostnames? I have been using Apache for many years
>> but I'm drawing a blank as to where to begin with this. Can someone
>> give me a pointer?
>
>  The easiest might be to set the non-preferred domains to redirect to the
> preferred domain.  Something like:
>
> <VirtualHost 205.186.183.199:80>
>  ServerName    server123.vps.hosting.net busicorp.com
>  Redirect      permanent       /       http://www.busicorp.com/
> </VirtualHost>
>
>  That will redirect all requests to server123.vps.hosting.net and
> busicorp.com to your preferred domain name, and at least as far as Google
> goes, the Page Rank for the non-preferred sites will be transferred to the
> preferred domain name.

Hi Sean,

Ok. But I already have:

<VirtualHost *:80>
  ServerName www.busicorp.com
  ...
</VirtualHost>

Can I have multiple VirtualHost sections with the same address (*:80)
or expressions that overlap logically?

Mike

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