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Does digitalocean allow Reverse DNS?

Posted September 29, 2014 6.3k views

Hi

Does digitalocean allow reverse DNS sub-delegation to different DNS servers?

Thanks

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Hi,

i think the only way to set a rseverse DNS record is via the droplet’s hostname.

  • That is correct. You must name the droplet example.com in order for reverse dns to work properly.

    RP

  • So if my droplet is named example.com and someone does a reverse DNS search on the IP of my droplet, they will receive the DNS entry for example.com?

    What I am really after is if someone searches my droplet’s IP, they will be able to see “example.com” somewhere and then go to that page for information.

    Thanks for the replies.

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