[Typo3] What is the best way to set up a multiple site with subdomains?
tronno22556 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 8 18:46:11 CET 2005
Gilles Deacur wrote:
> Michiel Roos wrote:
>> On Wed, 07 Dec 2005 19:34:46 -0500, Gilles Deacur wrote:
>>> Man, can I just say I am glad I found this group. I've been pulling
>>> my hair out the last 2 weeks due to the frustrating and confusing
>>> navigation on the Typo3 site. This newsgroup looks very promising.
>> Hope we can help you.
>>> This is my situation:
>>> I have a main domain sunshinelocksmith.com. I want to install typo3
>>> into a subdomain called admin-maint.sunshinelocksmith.com. I did
>>> that and the site worked fine from the subdomain. But I want to have
>>> typo3 run multiple domains. A few would be subdomains such as
>>> critterpal.sunshinelocksmith.com, deacur.sunshinelocksmith.com,
>>> monkeywithatypewriter.sunshinelocksmith.com, etc.
>> Understood, this is possible.
>>> I imagine this all can be done, but my real problem comes with the
>>> URL in the browser bar. I don't want the address to read
>>> "critterpal.sunshinelocksmith.com/this-page/" but rather
>>> "www.critterpal.com/this-page/". I'm having troubles with this at
>>> the moment and suspect this is because I have the typo3 installed in
>>> a subdomain.
Oops... my mistake. I just checked (don't know why I didn't proofread
this yesterday), but the address doesn't say
"critterpal.sunshinelocksmith.com/this-page/", it says
What I want is for it to say "www.critterpal.com/this-page/", not having
the the "admin-maint" stuff in there.
>> Why is this a problem? You own the names critterpal.com and
>> To make Typo3 recieve all the requests for the subdomains etc, your vhost
>> entry should look something like this:
>> <VirtualHost sunshinelocksmith.com:80>
>> ServerName sunshinelocksmith.com
>> ServerAlias critterpal.sunshinelocksmith.com
>> ServerAlias critterpal.com
>> ServerAlias deacur.sunshinelocksmith.com
>> DocumentRoot /home/httpd/htdocs/typo3Root
>> CustomLog /home/httpd/logs/sunshinelocksmith.com/access combined
>> ErrorLog /home/httpd/logs/sunshinelocksmith.com/errors
>> Then it is Typo3's problem to answer the requests with the correct
>> content. Therefore, you must specify domain entries for all your sites.
>> If you want your location bar to read "www.critterpal.com/this-page/",
>> make your links point there.
>>> Am I correct? Does this need to go into the root to work like I
>>> want, or can this work like I want from a subdomain?
>> I don't understand your problem here.
> Oooo... yah... well, I'm on a shared server with cpanel. Is there a way
> I can access that file?
> I have a .htaccess file that was edited to run the RealURL.
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