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How do I add a new Drupal site to my existing drupal installation?

  • Create a subdomain in the Members Control Panel in the DNS service. For "type" select "a." Enter a domain name (like and for the IP address, use the same IP address as your other DNS records.
  • ssh or sftp to your site. In your web/sites directory, create a new directory with the same name as your subdomain.
  • Copy the default settings.php file from the core installation. You can do that by first changing into the directory you created in the step above. Then execute:
cp /usr/local/share/drupal-5/sites/default/settings.php .