confused about how DNS is setup

  • Posted on December 11, 2014
  • kzuanichAsked by kzuanich

I hope someone can help me.

For some reason when I go to I am getting something different then when I go to

My DNS records are: A | @ | ##myIP## A | test | ##myIP## CNAME | * | CNAME | www |

I am so confused. I feel like it has something to do with poor configuration of which is a url I set up for testing.

Hopefully someone can help!

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This question was answered by @kzuanich:

I found the problem! In my conf file, I had:


but I changed it to:


and restarted apache and now everything seems to work fine.


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