Second subdomain NOT working

  • Posted on June 27, 2014
  • sim4bizAsked by sim4biz

I used the wild card CNAME * @ DNS entry and my root and are accessible (on the same droplet). But if I try to access, after web server configuration, it takes me to I’m using NginX server blocks and all domains are using the same IP address. (I’ve configured on 80 while I access/configure subs like and

phpmyadmin: piwik:

My /etc/hosts:   localhost mydomain

::1     ip6-localhost ip6-loopback
fe00::0 ip6-localnet
ff00::0 ip6-mcastprefix
ff02::1 ip6-allnodes
ff02::2 ip6-allrouters

Hitting in the browser works fine but hitting takes me to phpmyadmin login page. Do I need to create A records for more than 1

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Thanks for the heads up.
I found in the error log that it couldn’t find the directory /var/log/nginx/piwik/
After creating that directory, it’s working fine, phew.

It might be easier to get a control panel to handle the virtual hosts.

These are some popular ones:

I’ve gotten subdomains to work in just a few minutes using Vesta CP, as long as the nameserver for your domain is set to use your server’s dns.

Thanks @astarr for replying. I did not change fastcgi_params and I’m still trying to figure out the problem…