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Sub domain creation error

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by verbal, May 19, 2007.

  1. verbal

    verbal Registered

    Sep 10, 2006
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    When trying to create sub domain for one of my account I get this error
    "Error from domain wrapper: (sub -name) is owned by another user."

    Now that error seems particularly self explanatory, but I tried various combinations of sub domain names and encountered the same error. I have a vps so any sub domain would've been created by me.

    I've also created a sub domain previously on this account without issue so I'm inclined to think that I did something to affect this.

    I ran a search here in the forum and didn't turn up anything specific to my problem. And of course.. my host didn't have a clue ..

    Has anyone encountered this error before or know whats going on?

  2. WebScHoLaR

    WebScHoLaR Well-Known Member

    Dec 14, 2005
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    Planet Earth
    This error shows that the entry for the domain name exists in any of user's file at /var/cpanel/users/. You need to go through those files.
  3. aoc

    aoc Member

    Nov 9, 2004
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    stupid subdomains bug


    i have problem with subdomains here is an example:
    this is the public_html folder

    this page is working and you work with anything in public_html folder and when i create a subdomain under this account in cpanel for example:
    and mark this subdomain to /public_html/subdomain_folder

    and you should work as

    but in cpanel 11 there is straing thing, when creating subdomain it create's a folder or what ever you provide when you create it.

    the public_html redirect automatic to the subdomain_folder content and you never can see the public_html content even if you go to this page is not available and if you list the files in the public_html they are available but you can not see it or work with it in the browser.

    i got a headack from this problem.

    let's say that dns need 48hrs to be available but why the root web folder not available.??

    any idea or help
    #3 aoc, May 23, 2007
    Last edited: May 23, 2007

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