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  • I have a network wordpress installation. The primary domain is I added a new subdirectory which works fine.

    Now I wanted to map the to

    Here is what I did:

    Forwarded to the IP address of my server.

    I added an A record in the dns manager.

    In the sites-available for, I added an alias to the apache server to make point to

    Restarted apache.

    Now displays the content of (the address bar still displays

    I activated domain mapping plugin in the network dashboard. IP is good in there.

    I went to domain2’s admin dashboard > Tools > Domain Mapping and added a new primary domain

    Test > It fails. No answer from the server. Test > It fails too. The failure is I get no answer from the server.

    Go back to domain2’s admin dashboard > tools > Domain mapping and change primary domain to

    Now test > It redirects to and works. Test and obviously it works.

    What’s wrong?


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