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Need help with my DNS


freshwire
28-01-2009, 20:45
If you already have a domain using these servers I can only assume that domain is geekion.com.

In this case you need to add 2 new A records for your domain...

ns1.geekion.com
ns2.geekion.com

...and point to the IP of the server you use for dns query answer.

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In my case I registered myxcp.net and defined the nameservers as being ns1.myxcp.net and ns2.myxcp.net. However to use those same nameservers for other domains I needed to create A records for those 2 subdomains and point to 91.121.175.121 and 87.98.249.203 as I originally defined when I registered the domain.

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If you are using some control panel that doesn't explicitly allow you to add A records then just create the 2 subdomains as websites.

MyHabby
27-01-2009, 18:16
i've already got a main domain using the same nameservers, and so when i try to addon a domain, it comes up with the second pic

Neil

Neil
26-01-2009, 23:04
Quote Originally Posted by MyHabby
I have a host but want to add a domain to my site

Neil
Just done 'host' command in Terminal and it came back this:

MacBook:~ Neil$ host ns1.geekion.com
Host ns1.geekion.com not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)

I don't think they are valid nameservers which is where your problem is

MyHabby
26-01-2009, 21:19
I have a host but want to add a domain to my site

Neil

freshwire
26-01-2009, 20:45
Are ns1|2.geekion.com valid servers ?

If you want to host on ovh hosting it makes sense to use ovh's NS servers..

Can you clarify as to exactly what you want to do...

I don't personally have OVH hosting.. i have dedicated server option...but regardless... using the above nameservers made no sense to me

MyHabby
26-01-2009, 20:29
*bump*

Sorry i really need this

MyHabby
26-01-2009, 20:04
Hello OVH,

I got a problem with my website, i need to add an addon domain to my host, which is seperate from OVH. I changed my nameservers to the ones i need, and filled in all the information in the cpanel in addon domain, clicked add domain, but it said to make sure that the domain was with a valid domain registrar.

Pictures:

Cpanel:


OVH Manger:


The domain is jetxatn.co.uk

and the nameservers: ns1.geekion.com,ns2.geekion.com

Also when speaking to the owner he said there were problems when adding or changing our main domain using OVH.

Neil