I have to domains that I want to effectively mirror one another on select subdomains. Let’s say they are pirates.com and ninjas.com and i want ninjas to mirror the content on pirates.
When I visit
foo.ninjas.com I want to see the content on
foo.pirates.com. Due to app restrictions I need to do this in DNS for an undefined number of subdomains. I was under the impression i could do this with a CNAME, but it appears that setting a CNAME for * subdomain of the
ninjas.com domain to point to
pirates.com will make any subdomain of ninjas.com point at pirates.com instead of the associated subdomain. I.e.
foo.ninjas.com would reference
pirates.com instead of
Is there a way to do this using DNS? Am I missing something basic?
DNS is only one part of the story. The web server must be aware of the domain names that you intend to use. So you will have to set up the names in the web server as well (e.g. using Apache’s
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