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Re: [vox-tech] dns, apache question



Easy.  Let's say you want www.charlesmclaughlin.com to point to
www.somecompany.com/~charles:

   1. Go to www.mydomain.com (yes, go to http://www.mydomain.com/).
   2. Sign up for their free service.
   3. Buy charlesmclaughlin.com.  Register mydomain.com's
      DNS servers as the NS servers.
   4. Use mydomain.com's standard forwarding service to forward
      www.charlesmclaughlin.com to www.somecompany.com/~charles

-Mark


On 22 Aug 2003, Charles McLaughlin wrote:

> At work, I have root access to a Apache server, but don't have access to
> the DNS servers.
>
> I would love to be able to associate domain names to the Apache server,
> but I would have to ask the sys admins for help and they would frown on
> this sort of thing.
>
> I guess what I'm asking is this:
>
> Is there any way to get www.mydomain.com to point to
> www.mycompany.com/~myHomeDir without having access to the DNS servers at
> my job?
>
> I was hoping this could be done with a Apache virtual host, but after
> reading up on that, it doesn't sound possible...
>
> Thanks!
>
> Charles
>
>
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>

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