Apache Virtual Hosts in Ubuntu


In this tutorial, I’ll show you the steps to configure 3 Apache virutal hosts running on a single EC2 Ubuntu Instance. The three domains, that I’ll use in this tutorial are:

1) linuxsoft.tk
2) rbgeek.tk
3) tendo.tk

DNS setting for these 3 domains are as follows:



Create three folders inside the /var/www folder, they will host these new sites:

sudo mkdir /var/www/tendo
sudo mkdir /var/www/rbgeek
sudo mkdir /var/www/linuxsoft


Copy the /etc/apache2/sites-available/default file with the name same as the new sites:

cd /etc/apache2/sites-available/
sudo cp default tendo
sudo cp default rbgeek
sudo cp default linuxsoft


Edit the new config files for each site:

sudo nano linuxsoft


Add the line ServerName with the name of your domain/site and change both DocumentRoot and Directory that point to your new site:

Repeat these steps for other new sites same as above:

rbgeek.tk


tendo.tk



To enable the each virtual host, simply type:

sudo a2ensite tendo
sudo a2ensite rbgeek
sudo a2ensite linuxsoft
sudo a2dissite default


Finally, restart the Apache service:

sudo service apache2 restart


Test all the sites:
http://www.tendo.tk

http://www.rbgeek.tk

http://www.tendo.tk

Troubleshooting:


Hope this will help you!


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