Question

CNAME for CDN implementation

  • Posted on July 24, 2013
  • daniloefAsked by daniloef

Hi.

I want to install a CDN and I set up a CNAME for mydomain.com like:

s -> mydomain.netdna-cdn.com.

But, when I try to view, for example, a image from something like http://s.mydomain.com/image.jpg, It redirects me to http://s.myDEFAULT_FIRST_DIGITAL_OCEANdomain.com/image.jpg (with 404 error, obviously).

Any suggestion?

PS: I am using nginx.

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@daniellekwint: I don’t see where Pablo’s answer is incorrect? He’s trying to help.

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Where are you managing your DNS? I’m not sure that any configuration needs to be made on the server, itself if you’re using a third-party DNS provider, i.e. <a title=“DigitalOcean Labs Presents: DNS Management” href=“https://www.digitalocean.com/blog_posts/digitalocean-labs-presents-dns-management”>DigitalOcean’s DNS Manager</a>.