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akande

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Msg#: 4870 posted 7:07 pm on Mar 6, 2004 (gmt 0)

I am wondering how I can setup my Redhat Linux box to forward any traffic that goes to the address mydomainexample.com to www.mydomainexample.com.

This must also work for pages within the site such as mydomainexample.com/site/it/exam/ should go to www.mydomainexample.com/site/it/exam/

Thanks ahead of time

 

encyclo

WebmasterWorld Senior Member encyclo us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 4870 posted 7:30 pm on Mar 6, 2004 (gmt 0)

Assuming you're running Apache on your Linux box, you should add this to httpd.conf or to the .htaccess file in your document root:

Options +FollowSymLinks 
RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^example\.com$
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ [example.com...] [R=301,L]

You need mod_rewrite enabled, of course.

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