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I was given two domains: domain.com & domain.info (they are on GoDaddy).

And I was also given two servers, - Rails app and - Wordpress platform, on Digital Ocean.

At first, I was instructed to associate domain.com with the (Rails app). Then I was instructed to de-associate this IP with domain.com and associated the with the domain name domain.com.

Then I was instructed to associated domain.info with the (Rails app).

Right now, when I go to domain.com the WordPress platform ( loads fine and that is what is expected. But when I go to domain.info for the Rails app ( I get redirected to domain.com. This is not expected and this is really weird for me.

When I ping domain.info I get this:

PING domain.info ( 56 data bytes
64 bytes from icmp_seq=0 ttl=50 time=74.601 ms

Which is the expected result showing the correct IP but I don't understand why I get redirected to domain.com...(which when I ping is:)

domain 64 bytes from icmp_seq=0 ttl=50 time=75.057 ms

The PTR Records on Digital Ocean are as follows:

IP Address  PTR Record   domain.info.   domain.com.

and the DNS configurations on Digital Ocean are:


A: @

CNAME: * @


A: @

CNAME: * @

I am not sure what the issue is, if you have any clue please let me know, I will be really grateful. If you need any other info let me know.

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You're looking in the wrong place. Redirects are nothing to do with your DNS, but instead they're generated by your web server config, and that's what you should be asking about. –  Mike Scott Mar 28 at 19:35
@MikeScott you were right! Fixed it! I did not configure nginx correctly! You are awesome! Thanks! –  Stefanos.Ioannou Mar 28 at 19:48

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