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RE: URL Naming and DNS...

From: Nigel Peck - MIS Web Design <nigel@miswebdesign.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2003 10:47:07 +0100
To: "Ranjit Singh Sandhu" <ranjitsinghs@mascon.co.in>, <www-talk@w3.org>
Message-ID: <GIEPILGNGLGALLGCBEGLKEGCCJAA.nigel@miswebdesign.com>

I believe you need an A Record for sitename.com in order for the short form to work.

(The web server would obviously need to understand this too, so be careful if you're using name based virtual hosting)

Cheers,
Nigel

MIS Web Design
http://www.miswebdesign.com/

> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-talk-request@w3.org [mailto:www-talk-request@w3.org]On Behalf
> Of Ranjit Singh Sandhu
> Sent: 21 July 2003 10:33
> To: www-talk@w3.org
> Subject: URL Naming and DNS...
> 
> 
> 
> Could anyone help me in finding out the reason for this ::
> 
>  Some sites work with "http://sitename.com" but for
> some sites we need to specify "www" - like 
> "http://www.sitename.com". Why? 
> 
> 
> Thanks and Regards
> Ranjit
> 
Received on Monday, 21 July 2003 05:47:31 GMT

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