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DNS ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS.

  • Posted May 11, 2014

Hi,

I followed this tutorial https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-migrate-wordpress-from-shared-hosting-to-a-cloud-server-with-zero-downtime (Step 6. Test your Blog) to see if everything is fine before updating my dns settings (Step 7.)

I’m getting an ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECT from my browser when trying to reach one of my 3 websites on DigitalOcean after updating my hosts file on my computer with the droplet IP (IP Address: 188.226.255.80). I guess there is something wrong with the htaccess file and the virtual hosts.

I have 3 wordpress sites duplicated from another hosting, the configuration includes LAMP on Ubuntu 12.04, varnish, Mod_Rewrite, UFW, swap memory, phpmyadmin, pagespeed

I followed this tutorial to have multiple virtual hosts http://www.ma-no.org/en/content/index_install-and-configure-varnish-with-apache-multiple-virtual-hosts-on-ubuntu-12-10_1689.php

In /etc/apache2/ports.conf I have :

NameVirtualHost 127.0.0.1:8080 Listen 127.0.0.1:8080

Here is one of the 3 websites /etc/apache2/sites-available/parisasiatique.com

<VirtualHost 127.0.0.1:8080> ServerName parisasiatique.com DocumentRoot /var/www/parisasiatique/ </VirtualHost> <VirtualHost 127.0.0.1:8080> ServerName www.parisasiatique.com Redirect permanent / http://parisasiatique.com/ </VirtualHost>

Here is one of .htaccess for /var/www/parisasiatique/

BEGIN WordPress

<IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ^index.php$ - [L] RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d RewriteRule . /index.php [L] </IfModule>

END WordPress

The 3 websites have the same issue : http://www.parisasiatique.com/, http://www.onbusinessplan.fr/ and http://www.mytourofeurope.com/

DO support is saying that the URL bar switches from www.mytourofeurope.com and mytourofeurope.com, as it goes back and forth between the two.

What can I do to solve the issue ?

Thanks.

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Sorry, I’m doing it again for /etc/apache2/sites-available/parisasiatique.com <br># <VirtualHost 127.0.0.1:8080> <br># ServerName parisasiatique.com <br># DocumentRoot /var/www/parisasiatique/ <br># </VirtualHost> <br># <VirtualHost 127.0.0.1:8080> <br># ServerName www.parisasiatique.com <br># Redirect permanent / http://parisasiatique.com/ <br># </VirtualHost>