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  • Published Answer

    MX record for subdomains?

    You can’t do this in the UI, but you can in the API: curl -X POST -H “Content-Type: application/json” -H “Authorization: Bearer …
    By menasheh
  • Published Question

    Why doesn't digitalocean provide a mailserver?

    Somebody who heard I was looking into an email server was wondering why I wouldn't just use my host's email server. Well, DigitalOcean doesn't even have one! Why not?!
    4 By menasheh Configuration Management Email Ubuntu
  • Published Question

    What mailserver can I run alongside my website on a $5 droplet?

    iRedMail says it needs 2GB of RAM. I have 512MB for the entire site... What can I do for mail?
    Accepted Answer: Hi there. To be honest, mail servers are not that hard to setup, they're pretty hard for maintance and security. DigitalOcean has a article Why You May Not Want To Run Your Own Mail Server (
    3 By menasheh Apache DNS Email Ubuntu
  • Published Question

    curl API call to redirect MX record to a subdomain?

    I need to set my MX records pointing to mailgun to for use with an email service provider. How can I do this via curl without making an actual subdomain? Somebody said here (
    Accepted Answer: If you're looking to create an MX record for the subdomain itself (vs pointing the MX to a subdomain like you would need to use a different DNS service to delegate DNS for the subdomain. DigitalO...
    1 By menasheh API Email DNS Ubuntu