Wildcard CNAME not working?
I have set up my DNS and all appeared to be working fine, I have 2 sites hosted on my server using virtual hosts and going to either http://domain1.com or http://domain2.com works. However going to http://www.domain1.com or http://www.domain2.com does not. I have set up both a wildcard and www CNAME in the hopes of fixing it but it still doesn’t work.
My droplet is running CentOS 6 and apache, I have copy/pasted the info i have on the dns control panel below with the ip/domains removed. Any help or pointers to where I’m going wrong would be great!
A @ xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
CNAME www @
CNAME * @
@ IN SOA NS1.DIGITALOCEAN.COM. hostmaster.mydomain.com. (
1409133661 ; last update: 2014-08-27 10:01:01 UTC
3600 ; refresh
900 ; retry
1209600 ; expire
1800 ; ttl
IN NS NS1.DIGITALOCEAN.COM.
@ IN A xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
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