Newbie here (to both IPFS and web development). I’ve a website hosted on IPFS. I tried adding an
A record for
www pointing to the IP address of the gateway. But it’s not working and resulted in the error:
ipfs resolve -r /ipns/www.example.com: could not resolve name
How can I solve this? Any help will be appreciated.
Follow the instructions here: https://dnslink.io/. You need a TXT _dnslink record.
Thanks for the reply @hector.
I’ve already added a TXT record with
_dnslink. But it’s only resolving
example.com and not
www.example.com. I’m using Cloudflare. What am I missing? Here are my records as of now:
you need a dns link with name
_dnslink.example.com. and another as
Appreciate your help. I tried adding that TXT record and still it’s not working for me.
www.example.com is now giving me
DNS_PROBE_POSSIBLE error on Brave browser.
bumping this up if anyone could help
You’re missing a “www” CNAME record, so your site is only accessible at the second level
- A/AAAA … put the IP address of the IPFS gateway
- CNAME … put the domain of the IPFS gateway
- TXT … put
Hostname IP Address
Hostname Aliases to