[pmwiki-users] Wiki Farm question
henrik.bechmann at sympatico.ca
Fri Nov 3 11:12:54 CST 2006
>>The fundamental question is: where does www.domain1.com/wiki/ point
in the file system?
domain1.com should point to /var/vhosts2/henrik/public_html/domain1/
and domain1.com/wiki/ should point to
but the user should see domain1.com/wiki/ in the URL field
IOW domain1, the public root for domain1.com
(/var/vhosts2/henrik/public_html/domain1/) is a subdirectory under
Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 10, 2006 at 05:27:38PM -0400, Henrik wrote:
>> I want to set up a wiki farm of *managed* wiki fields, but with a twist:
>> I want "pointer" domains to be able to use main website subdirectories
>> as home directories.
>> So, if the main website is www.example.com, and a wiki field is at
>> www.example.com/domain1place/wiki/, I want the user to be able to type
>> "domain1.com" (or "domain1.com/wiki/" or "domain.com/wiki") into the
>> browser and end up with www.domain1.com/wiki/ (note that the
>> "domain1place/" has dropped off).
>> This is similar functionality to so-called "add-on" domains, but simpler.
>> Is this possible? (I believe I have a willing web host).
> Yes, it's very possible, but there's not enough information here
> to answer it fully. The fundamental question is: where does
> www.domain1.com/wiki/ point in the file system? We have to
> configure the webserver such that it remaps that url to
> the correct location for the wiki field.
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