I have just set up my MIAB host and while the mail portion appears to be working, my externally hosted website is not reachable and I am not able to figure out why.
- My MIAB host is at
box.example.com, hosted in AWS.
- My website is at
example.com, hosted locally.
- To address a dynamic IP on the local webserver, I am using
foo-example.comwhich maintains a fixed IP. I was using domain forwarding in GoDaddy to link this to
In setting up MIAB, I think I had the right idea in changing the Name Servers on my domain provider (GoDaddy) with those provided in MIAB to let it handle things. Then, under Custom DNS in MIAB, I created a CNAME record pointing
But No Website! Going to
example.com seems to land me at the “This is MIAB” page. (
The only errors in System Status Check are:
** An error about the reverse DNS not set up. (work in progress)
Web has been disabled for this domain because you have set a custom DNS record"
This domain's DNSSEC DS record is not set"
Can someone give me a hint as to what I have missed? Why can I not get to my website?