June 6, 2013 3.9k views
Does digitalocean allow you to host your own reverse dns record? I can only seem to get mine working locally. Any help would be great, Thanks
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rDNS is automatically configured for your IPs based on the hostname that you provide for your virtual server.
Oh, what I meant was that I host my dns myself and I can't get the reverse dns working, I don't use digital oceans dns.
Sorry if my choice of words for my question wasn't great!
Mine is working with an external DNS. Additionally to the PTR record on DO I created an A record in my DNS so it works both ways. However, I don't know if it's because of that.
@fran.mcnamee PTR records are not related to your domain's DNS nameservers - they are set for the IP address itself.
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