Root domain ( not pointing to droplet's IP address

Posted February 2, 2018 2.3k views
DNSUbuntu 16.04


I’ve recently purchased a .ph domain ( in GoDaddy. I’ve put the nameservers of Digital Ocean in Godaddy. And I’ve updated the DNS records in Digital Ocean. The points to my droplet IP address ( but when i ping, it doesn’t point to my droplet IP address, instead in points to What could be the problem here? Am I missing something?


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PING ( 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from ( icmp_seq=1 ttl=49 time=203 ms

Probably the DNS resolvers you’re using still have the old values in cache. When cache expires everything will be ok.