Question

How to create subdomain on nginx which points to different droplet

Posted August 3, 2015 5k views
Nginx DigitalOcean Configuration Management

Hello

I have a droplet with domain pointing on that droplet. Now I want to create subdomain which will point to another droplet. I tried to google it but without success.

My main droplet is running nginx. I’m not very familiar with server managment, so I need help from someone more experienced.

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Pointing subdomains at different Droplets is done at the DNS level and NOT server level. Create a DNS record as follows:

DNS subdomain

Here 2.2.2.2 is the IP of the other Droplet.

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