I'm trying to create a host-named site collection. However, after its creation, I try to access it with the browser and I'm challenged to enter my username/password (validating through Active Directory, I believe) and I get a blank page. Looking in
the IIS log I see a 401 error with sub-status 1.
I'm creating everything programmatically through the API. I'm following this article:
It's not clear in the article exactly what DNS does or should do with host-named site collections. I added a line to my hosts file:
And I can ping altlocalhost with no problem.
When I deploy directly a simple site collection without host-named stuff I'm not challenged to enter user name/password and the site works fine (and I'm authenticated with AD).
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