g1smd - 10:42 pm on Oct 22, 2011 (gmt 0)
Use example.com on this forum to stop URL auto-linking.
The RewriteRule code should have worked exactly as you wanted. Is mod_rewrite enabled on that server?
You don't need to pay for two hosting plans. Point both domains at the one server. Install a redirect so that when the request is for the wrong hostname, the server sends a redirect to the correct hostname. When the new request arrives at the same server, but this time for the right hostname, the content is served.