Oskar Lappi Oskar Lappi - 1 year ago 69
HTTP Question

Server does a 301 redirect when connecting with browser, shows IP instead of domainname

I'm running LEMP on a linode server, bought a domainname from louhi.fi.

All I have are A records pointing to the IP, although I have them booth on linode and on louhi(could this be the problem?)The domainname does resolve to the server, but because of this 301 Redirect the address bar displays the IP. I don't know if the 301 is serverside or DNS side. When I initially configured the DNS, Louhi did have a URL record pointing at the IP address which I removed(which I thought was weird), but I'm not sure if that's the problem. It might just be I have to wait until the DNS updates.

I've tried everything I can with the nginx configuration. I'll probably wait until tomorrow before doing any more DNS meddling, to make sure they've applied any changes.

Appreciate any help!

Answer Source

The issue was with wordpress. I had simply forgotten to change the site url and wordpress url settings.

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