http redirection in bind

Alex R alex at
Tue Jan 11 13:39:31 UTC 2005

> >  Then how the dns hosting providers gives http
> >  redirection option ?
> 	They run a web server and do the HTTP redirection within the
> webserver.  Or they publish a CNAME record in the DNS for you.

Unfortunately that does not work in many cases because of name based vhosts.
If I have CNAME'd to and the webserver does not have a
vhost for will not work because the webserver will default
onto its default vhost.

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