Documenting some vhost settings fix workaround for VM blocking loading of static resources CSS/JS. Might be useful for someone using Virtual machines and having hanging page loads caused by blocked static content served by Akamai.
127.0.0.1 localhost # Workaround for VM blocking loading of static resources CSS/JS # www.domain.com redirects to www.cdn.domain.com # If it's not working flush your DNS records: ipconfig /flushdns 188.8.131.52 www.domain.com ** NOTE ** You will need to ping cdn.abc.net.au to get the latest akamai node ip address as this changes from time to time. [latest akamai node ip] www.domain.com
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