troubleshooting Question

Mod_rewrite from within a subdomain

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I added a sub domain to our company website demo.companyname.com then edited the DNS to point to my home webserver. However I cannot get mod_rewrite to work correctly. I recieve 500 Internal Server Errors and my log says

"Request exceeded the limit of 10 internal redirects due to probable configuration error. Use 'LimitInternalRecursion' to increase the limit if necessary. Use 'LogLevel debug' to get a backtrace."

I added RewriteLog and RewriteLogLevel 5 to my apach2.conf but it does not create a report when accessing pages that use mod_rewrite.

here is a copy of my .htaccess file

#### SEFU
Options +FollowSymLinks
RewriteEngine On

# ONLY rewrite URIs beginning with /
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^/.* [NC]
# Don't rewrite any URIs ending with a file extension (ending with .[xxxx])
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !\.[a-zA-Z]{2,4}$
# Don't rewrite admin directory
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/admin.* [NC]
# Don't rewrite editors directory
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/editors.* [NC]
# Don't rewrite cPanel directories
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/cpanel.* [NC]
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/frontend.* [NC]
# Handle all other URIs (index.php)
RewriteRule (.*) index.php?%{QUERY_STRING} [L]

#### SEFU

please help
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