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Re: www forward with bind

On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 05:00:28PM +0100, Sebastiaan wrote:
> Hello,
> I have tried various variations in the zone files, like:
> www             IN      CNAME	www.me.provider.com.
> but I have not gotten it to work.

That should work, sort of. Assuming the ret of bind is set up ok
then resolving the www address should give you the ip of your

However if your website is a virtual host, then your http queries
will be asking for an invalid website. The browser passes the domain
name as part of the http request and www.domain.com wont be recognised
by the provider.com webserver. Could that be the problem ?

If not, you'll have to supply more details of what goes wrong.


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