Subdomains leading to Codeigniter Controllers?

Trainee Asked on October 10, 2019 in Cpanel.
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As you want to use a particular domain to lead to your controllers, what I came up with was using the application/config/routes.php file to achieve it. The idea is load different controllers depending on what subdomain you use, so, instead of writing a list of routes for your domain, you write a list of routes DEPENDING on the domain you’re accessing from:

switch ( $_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'] ) {
    case '':
        $route['default_controller'] = "students";
    case '':
        $route['default_controller'] = "teachers";
        // The list of your $routes lines at is was...

To make this work, you only have to point the subdomain to your CI project (Dwayne Towell in the step 1 of the other answer explains how to do it perfectly) and you’ll have everything working, your shared hosting won’t be a problem and you won’t have to configure the server.

Reviewer Answered on October 10, 2019.
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