Domain redirection question - CNAME? A RECORD?

Dawn Connelly dawn at
Thu Nov 2 17:58:28 UTC 2006

You to do a host header redirect. DNS isn't going to do that for you. You can
google up how to do that for whatever platform you are using.

Quoting rduterte at

> Apologies if this is the wrong place to ask - I'm new to Google Groups.
> I'm trying to forward to go to
> - I would need it "mapped" (not sure if that's
> the right term) so that shows up
> in the URL as
> I tried setting up an A Record and CNAME, but my understanding of
> either is pretty limited. To further complicate things, the host is on
> a shared IP, so I have to use a domain pointer.
> I have no idea if I'm doing any of this correctly, or if it's even
> possible.
> Thanks in advance for your help,
> Ramon

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