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Tag: DNS

  • Wildcard Subdomains in /etc/hosts

    This post illustrates how you use a DNS forwarder to manage wildcard subdomains so that you don’t have to explicitly list each subdomain in /etc/host file. PROBLEM When trying to map multiple subdomains (ex: a.localhost, b.localhost, c.localhost, d.localhost) to the same IP, it is not possible to do the following in /etc/hosts: Rather, each subdomain… Read More…