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Support Double Wildcard Custom Domains

For multi-tenant applications, we require the ability for Azure to support double wildcard custom domains.

Single wildcard custom domains are currently well supported, i.e.

*.mydomain.com

catches all unmapped, single subdomain urls e.g. level1ex.mydomain.com, level2ex.mydomain.com etc

The issue (which isn't documented: see forum post below) is that secondary level wildcards are not supported at all by Azure:

e.g. www.level2.mydomain.com will result in a 404 error.

Why is this important? in a multi tenant environment, with lots of customers on different subdomains, it is best from an end-user perspective to support a www. subdomain prefix, as that's what 99% of non-technerati do when navigating to a website!

i.e. typing in www.level2.mydomain.com should be resolvable by Azure, just as single-level domains are, and not result in a 404

https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/azure/en-US/4196087d-0ef9-44dc-9192-73e434bdb194/second-level-subdomains-wildcard-domains-on-azure-dont-work-as-expected?forum=windowsazurewebsitespreview

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