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i have name-based hosting, lets name it - my friend have 'white' ip and gave me virtual machine than i can access via ssh, also, he made some magic with ports and now after install apache i could access /var/www on the So, the question is how can i make subdomain like There are should be some magick with Apache's Listen Directive, but i cant figure it finally. Also, i know how to create local-available sites with apache, but it is not the same.

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Your friend has to create another name based virtual host in the apache config files to make SSH access to /var/www I assume is only the web root, not the apache folder.

If you have SSH access to / server root folder and have SU privileges you can create your own sub subdomain virtual host.

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yes, i have root access to / on the virtual machine, is it what i need? so, what should i do? – scythargon Jul 29 '12 at 11:56
Use this guide… – Anagio Jul 29 '12 at 11:59

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