Why is my domain purchased from Google pointing to mediatemple servers when i have digitalocean servers named?

October 13, 2017 500 views
Networking DNS

I have purchased a domain from Google Domains and pointed it to my digitalocean servers. When i whois on PuTTY the registar is GoDaddy. the name servers are under ns#.mediatemple.net. I would understand if this was the old dns servers before i purchased the domain, but after a week to allow propagation, the problem persists

1 Answer
snapshooter October 13, 2017
Accepted Answer

I guess from what you have said, the issue is with the registrar (Google) and not DigitalOcean. They have not saved your new name servers correctly for whatever reason.

If you use the Linux dig command you can easily do a DNS query without cache which is always good for checking progress

dig snapshooter.io +trace
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