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2answers
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Can't ssh to CNAME'd hostname

Why can't I ssh using the hostname specified in my CNAME record? I can ssh in just fine when I use the hostname it points to. It's been more than 72 hours. I've got a domain "mydomain.com", and it ...
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1answer
61 views

CNAME to Amazon does not resolve

I see a lot of people using IP addresses like, ec2-54.208.90.77.compute-1.amazonaws.com Just for reference, that's my actual instance IP address. However, when I try I get, $ nslookup ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

How do you set up dynamic cname records?

The project I'm working on requires that we mask AWS EC2 host names with our own subdomains. For example: ec2-176-34-163-40.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com would map to gf53ef.domain.com and ...
3
votes
2answers
327 views

Elastic Load Balancing using a chain of domains/hosts

I've setup an elastic load balancer on EC2 which (for example) has the public DNS (A Record) of: LB-165746761.eu-west-1.elb.amazonaws.com I've then registered a domain which I want to act as my ...
0
votes
1answer
555 views

How do you configure a naked domain without access to DNS?

I registered a domain with registro.br. It's a Brazilian domain, and they do things differently. Usually, I would register a domain and the registrar would provide me with a panel to configure ...
0
votes
1answer
300 views

How can I get Visual Studio to deploy to SSRS named with CNAME instead of A record?

We have SSRS (SQL Server Report Service) running on an Amazon EC2 instance. It had been named report.foo.com using an A record. Recently we changed it to a CNAME referencing the EC2 public DNS name. ...
0
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1answer
390 views

Load Balancing in Amazon EC2 DNS,CNAME etc

I have a portal on amazon ec2. Which Many domains and also cname's point to this server elastic IP. Like aaa.com, bbb.com, ccc.com, *.abc.com. now I want to take to behind load balancer. The main ...
0
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2answers
1k views

Load Balancing in Amazon EC2 with multiple CNAME

My portal have multiple cname record, all point to same server. Like aaa.com, bbb.com and alson *.abc.com. I need this url in my web application to give proper content. Now I want move Amazon Load ...
0
votes
1answer
903 views

Network DNS Issues Complicated by Amazon EC2 DNS CNAME

I am getting some strange DNS/Network issues accessing sites running on my Ubuntu 10.10 instance on EC2. I have 6 sites VHosted on a single LAMP stack which have been quite happily working for a month ...
1
vote
2answers
526 views

Linux CNAME without nameserver

Is there a way to setup CNAMEs without using an actual nameserver? This is for testing purposes on EC2 so any (hacky?) way of doing it would be good. Or, if there's a light DNS server that's easy to ...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

CNAME to AWS Public DNS?

Instead of assigning an Elastic IP to an EC2 instance, can I just CNAME a URL to the instance's public DNS name?
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Amazon AWS Ec2 instance, Elastic IP, Domain name from external domainseller, and Google Apps for Email

We are hosting our site on an Ec2 instance. Our Elastic IP is w.x.y.z and Public DNS is: ec2-w-x-y-z.compute-1.amazonaws.com. We've bought a domain name domainname.com from a lesser known ...
0
votes
2answers
235 views

Why is my EC2 Instance Timing out with a CNAME?

I setup a CNAME record at my registrar (godaddy) and pointed it to my running instance located at ec2-204-236-164-223.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com. I can't seem to browse, ping, or otherwise get ...
0
votes
1answer
439 views

DNS settings for SaaS in the cloud?

I am building a SaaS product. When a user signs up for an account they must select an alias for their site --------.getlaunchpoint.com. Right now I have an A record *.getlaunchpoint.com that points to ...
4
votes
2answers
3k views

Setup Domain with Amazon EC2

I have domain from name.com and I want to add in Amazon EC2 server. I got Public DNS ec2-xxx-xx-x-xxx.compute-1.amazonaws.com Can I add A-Record in this DNS ? When I add Elastic IPs , I can't use ...
6
votes
4answers
7k views

Why are Amazon EC2 Elastic IPs encouraged to be used with a CNAME rather than an “A” record?

I am setting up a server on EC2 that will be used by people that will be freaked out when they see ec2-111-111-111-111.compute-1.amazonaws.com in the URL bar. I know this would be solved by using an ...