Re: [htdig] Final ?: start_url and limit_url_to

Geoff Hutchison (
Wed, 5 May 1999 08:15:23 -0400

At 3:22 AM -0400 5/5/99, Wolfgang Melzer wrote:
>i have an similiar problem this way. i want index my whole domain, which is an
>closed intranet domain without connections to the www.
>but i when i do this, a problem appears: our domain is open for extensions
>a higher domain.
>that means: the DNS resolve 'www.baypol' as the same server as 'www.baypol/.'
>(additional extension '.')
>example: 'www.baypol' and 'www.baypol/.' or
> 'www.lka.baypol' and 'www.lka.baypol/.' or
> 'www.pp-ob.baypol' and 'www.pp-ob.baypol/.' and so on
>my config:
>start_url: http://www.baypol/
>limit_urls_to: baypol
>as result ht.//Dig worked on both names '' and '', so i have
>always two hits then i searched in the database (identical links, one without
>'.', the other include '.')..
>What can i do inside ht://Dig to solve this problem (i can't modify the DNS
>server !) ?

Use server_aliases. See

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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