Digital Ocean Nameservers use Default or My Droplet IP Address
I am brand new to the Droplet, and Digital Ocean community, and I first want to say thanks to those that are here and provide tutorials for everyone else.
With that said, I have successfully installed Centos 7 Droplet and have already installed WHM and cPanel on the system, however, now I am questioning if I set that up correctly, when it asked in cPanel for 3 nameservers and their IP addresses, should I have used the default (3) IP addresses it gives for Digital Ocean nameservers (which are all 3 different) OR was I supposed to use my actual Droplet/Server IP address?
I am now trying to change a site domain to point to the new nameservers which is http://mealii.com but when I look up DNS it reports nothing back, and also the history shows the below message & history codes:
Sorry, we couldn’t find any name servers for ‘mealii.com’
0 a.gtld-servers.net 18.104.22.168 NON-AUTH 78 ms Received 3 Referrals , rcode=NO_ERROR mealii.com. 172800 IN NS ns1.digitalocean.com,mealii.com. 172800 IN NS ns2.digitalocean.com,mealii.com. 172800 IN NS ns3.digitalocean.com,
1 ns2.digitalocean.com 22.214.171.124 NON-AUTH 46 ms , rcode=REFUSED
1 ns1.digitalocean.com 126.96.36.199 NON-AUTH 46 ms , rcode=REFUSED
1 ns3.digitalocean.com 188.8.131.52 NON-AUTH 46 ms , rcode=REFUSED
Should I just wait and is everything just need some extra time to propagate? Maybe I’m too impatient. =)
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