Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I'm trying to set up a virtual host locally on MAMP PRO; I've done this before on other machines and it worked like a charm. This time, however, when I try to point my browser to the path defined in MAMP PRO, I get a "dns_server_failure". I feel like I've tried everything, but I still can't get it to work. Help!

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

Address of your DNS resolver doesn't know about your newly created virtual hosts. You need to set proper DNS records or use DynamicDNS if it's appropriate. You can find more info here: http://documentation.mamp.info/en/mamp-pro/server/dynamic-dns

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.