Subdomain on Ngix duplicating Main site

Hey all,

I’ve followed this tutorial:


On how to set up a server block. My main site is running fine, but when I try to navigate to my test site I keep getting the main site rather than the test site. I’ve of course configured my document root to the test folder’s root. In my DNS I created an @ record and pointed to the IP.

For some reason no matter what I do it keeps giving me the main site even though i’m not pointing to my main site’s root. Any ideas? @asb

This guy had the same problem but his solution didn’t work for me:

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hiii @larrywilliamsjr yes copy your php-fpm file give same name as your site name is there you will find all this stuff

Hey @karankotak94 thanks for the detailed reply. This last section is a little unclear to me:

cp www.conf sub.conf chmod 755 sub.conf vi sub.conf i [sub] . . listen =

What are you telling me to do here? Copy my fpm file and name it something different, then change that line?

ok @larrywilliamsjr lets start from the beginning the site which is working ( eg. ) you have to create same site for testing ( eg. )

now go to cd /etc/nginx/conf.d/main.conf or where ever is your main site conf file is cp main.conf sub.conf chmod 755 sub.conf cd copy the path where is your all files are located ( eg. html/main/) vi sub.conf i server name root {files pathe } . . location / { root path; index index.php index.html index.htm; } . . (this path will be in comment so copy this and past it ) location ~ .php$ { root file path; fastcgi_pass; fastcgi_index index.php; fastcgi_param SCRIPT_FILENAME $document_root$fastcgi_script_name; include fastcgi_params; } . . uncomment this location ~ /.ht { deny all; } … now where ever is your php-fpm.conf file is find it i use to keep it /etc/php-fpm.d/*.conf cp www.conf sub.conf chmod 755 sub.conf vi sub.conf i [sub] . . listen = …

since you have created hosting account for your site which the name server pointed on main site…( so it will work if not then we ll find another better way. {for any server or hosting you can visit} visit