[okfn-help] Can now alias wordpress subsites of okfn.org to any domain

Adam McGreggor adam at amyl.org.uk
Mon Dec 6 13:33:03 GMT 2010

On Mon, Dec 06, 2010 at 01:24:51PM +0000, Rufus Pollock wrote:
> You can now ,ap wordpress multisite subdomains of okfn.org to full
> domains (http://knowledgeforge.net/okfn/tasks/ticket/551 is done!)
> You can configure this in a subsites tools -> domain mapping section
> in the wp-admin.
> NB: will also need to update okfn.org apache2 file with relevant
> server alias and obviously configure dns.

ServerAlias can accept a wildcard for its value.

It's moderately trivial say, to set-up foo.mu.example.org, and use
re-writes to glob mu. out, (yielding foo.example.org) in Apache.

Some sikkos (;)) might even progmatically update DNS from entries in
the wordpress database, to reduce the manual step...

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