I need to setup CNAME like this

Name Type Value
md5hash.domainkey.cherevan.art CNAME md5_hash.dkim.amazonses.com
md5hash.domainkey.cherevan.art CNAME md5_hash.dkim.amazonses.com
md5hash.domainkey.cherevan.art CNAME md5_hash.dkim.amazonses.com

But when try to create CNAME record like this I’ve got an error from DO:

CNAME records cannot share a name with other records.

Did you have any tutorial about that? I’ve not found.

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You need to replace “md5hash” & “md5_hash” with the actual hash values provided to you by Amazon. You should have 3 different hash values, one for each CNAME record. You can’t create multiple CNAME records with the same hostname.

CNAME Records :: How to Create, Edit, and Delete DNS Records

  • md5hash - is just for example, I have this real value but it’s not important for now. By the link above I see:

    IS AN ALIAS OF can be the apex domain (@) or a subdomain
    

    But value here is an amazonses.com and I got error mention in the topic.

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