Subdomain redirect


Hm, thought I posted but I don’t see it.

I am moving a domain to dreamhost. I have stored the site in a subdomain. I want the site to redirect to it while I build on root. So, should point at

I went to the panel and added a record with the ip for under Will that work, is that all I have to do? I see www listed as one of the uneditable records…i made my new record a type a…is there anything else? :confused:


I don’t know enough about dns record yet, but I heard that what you want to do should be possible.
Another alternative is to add a htaccess file in the root of the main directory, that will redirect traffic to the sub domain.
So the file would look something like:

Redirect temporary /index.html