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spaces custom domain

Posted April 11, 2019 3.8k views
FAQDigitalOceanDNSApplicationsStorage

I got this notification in my inbox.

Announcing Custom Subdomains with SSL for Spaces CDN.

You can now map a custom subdomain to Spaces CDN, securing it with an automatically provisioned Let’s Encrypt certificate or by uploading your own.

How to set it up?

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It’s easy!

Here is a video walkthrough on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETfzaw4WNiw

Here is the official product documentation with instructions: https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/spaces/how-to/customize-cdn-endpoint/

  • Can we use multiple domains pointing to a single Space account ?
    I don’t want to spend $5 / mo for each of my sites’ static content directory.

Thanks for the reply.
I am used a subdomain of a domain with the dns already managed on cloudflare.
If I create a cname record to the space end point it will give a “too many redirection” errors.
Do you have solution for this problem?

  • Any solution to this issue?
    I am willing to use the spaces service for my customers, but they all manage their DNS separately as they manage several external services like mail, local services in their company network, … that they are not willing to manage on Digital Ocean.
    The easiest would be the ability to point a subdomain to a reverse proxy at Digital Ocean that manages Let’s Encrypt certificates and route to the right space.

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