Creating sub-domain in Apache

HTTP Apache

Steps to create sub-domain on Apache :

1). Uncomment “Include conf/extra/httpd-vhosts.conf” line in the httpd.conf file.

2).Open the httpd-vhosts.conf file and enter the below mentioned line-

    DocumentRoot "/var/www/html/mydomain"

Note : is the ip address of the server, provide the sub-domain name against the “ServerName” field and if there is any particular index.html file for this sub-domain, than give the path of that index.html against the “DocumentRoot”.

3).Now open the hosts file in your local machine and enter the below mentioned line –

Now when you will hit the the hosts file will resolve this url internally to the ip address provided in the hosts file and the index.html page that we have given for this sub-domain page will open.