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subdomain / folder unreachable : Error 500


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khaoz

Community Member, 7 Posts

4 September 2009 at 7:28pm

Who ever has the working solution please assist. The problem I have is that a different e-commerce subdomain was intentionally created for the site I am working on. Due to my liking of silverstripe I decided to place SS in the root folder (also known as public_html) and the e-commerce system is running in a ws (webshop) folder. This folder is a subdomain folder so when accessed we are looking at http://ws.domainname.nl and http://www.domainname.nl for silverstripe.

I tried reconfiguring the .htaccess file but with no luck. It seems any changes remove the visibility of the entire silverstripe site.
I need to know what I need to place in the SS htaccess file so that any created subdomain is accessible whenever.

Now I am only receiving a Internal Server error 500 when accessing any folder and subdomain.

Any one have a working solution for this?

And I read a lot of threads in the forum but they seem to all speak about silverstripe on a subdomain and for a different project that proved not to be any problem. This is about silverstripe being the root and another CMS blogsystem ecommerce system is on another subdomain.

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LoZzA

Community Member, 11 Posts

29 September 2009 at 9:55pm

Edited: 29/09/2009 10:23pm

This is the same problem as I am having and from hours of scouring the forum I see a lot of other people are having this trouble of SS 2.3.3 trying to control a subdomain directory.

A few people are saying that the rules they used in the web root .htaccess file for SS 2.2.x no longer work in SS 2.3.3 I hope someone finds a solution soon, real soon!

I am trying to install phpList on a subdomain with SS installed in the web root directory, without any luck. The directory that the subdomain points to is in the web root. I cannot link it to a directory outside the web root. If I installed SS in a sub directory of the web root, things work fine. But not if SS is installed in the webroot.

Someone out there please help us!

LoZzA

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LoZzA

Community Member, 11 Posts

29 September 2009 at 11:23pm

Edited: 29/09/2009 11:23pm

I think I have found the answer. This is what I changed my .htaccess file to

RewriteEngine On

RewriteBase /

RewriteRule ^subdomaindirectory$ subdomaindirectory/ [R,L]
RewriteRule ^subdomaindirectory/(.*)$ subdomaindirectory/$1 [L]

### SILVERSTRIPE START ###
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !(\.gif)|(\.jpg)|(\.png)|(\.css)|(\.js)|(\.php)$

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^(.*)$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
RewriteRule .* sapphire/main.php?url=%1&%{QUERY_STRING} [L]
### SILVERSTRIPE END ###

Just replace subdomaindirectory with your folder name and is should work. It's working for me now.

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Ricardona

Community Member, 26 Posts

7 February 2010 at 3:16am

Thanks a lot, this is working for me!

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Nature Boy

Community Member, 1 Post

16 February 2010 at 6:23pm

Thanks for that one - the htaccess redirects for subdomains ... much appreciated, worked a treat for me.

You just saved me fumbling my way through an hour or so of apache documentation, trying to remember how to do such a thing. So big thanks.

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johannes

Community Member, 20 Posts

6 November 2010 at 9:14am

I tried different values for the 'subdomaindirectory', but I didn't work for me. Can anybody give me an example how it should look.