DO Ideas 2

Add automatic DNS CNAME flattening for root domain

Current situation:
If I enter my root domain into the "hostname" field I'm only allowed to create entries such as A, AAAAA, MX etc. but not CNAME.

Wanted situation:
I can create a CNAME entry with my root domain and this will be flattened automatically, like Cloudflare does (

  • Emanuele Mazzotta
  • Sep 11 2018
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  • Thomas Dutrion commented
    September 11, 2018 16:06

    Exactly what I am looking for, given Github Pages now has SSL for custom domain, this would allow us to use them on the root domain, and use DO for DNS and anything dynamic (

  • Emanuele Mazzotta commented
    September 11, 2018 16:06

    I meant *AAAA :)