Trying to get SSL cert for
automobile-assistance.com using Netlify DNS but keep getting error:
“DNS verification failed”
But when I check
Dig or Curl, everthing looks as it should be with the correct Netlify server and Registra has the correct Netlify Nameservers.
Anyone any ideas?
p.s. I had logged support for this, but then noticied it might take some time and the site is currently down because of lack of SSL, so I was wondering if anyone here might have any pointers.
Looks like things autoresolved (our automated SSL mechanism retries for 3 days after you adjust dns settings), about for posterity I wanted to link to this article for future people who end up in a similar situation:
Last reviewed by Netlify Support in Oct 2021
The trick with migrating a live site is all in DNS timing.
Specifically, we can't get a new SSL certificate for your site until the
Time To Live (TTL) value has expired from your old DNS values. The new DNS values for Netlify must first be in place and correct, and then issuing the certificate is a breeze!
Below are the steps to follow for a successful migration with minimal downtime. There are quite a few steps in this process, not gonna lie. Bu…
Yes, thank you. Sadly I’d missed Laura’s great post on minimizing downtime, a must read for everyone moving their domains to Netlify!