I have a few subdomains pointing at a CF tunnel; everything is working well. I’m trying to setup a new subdomain (CNAME) that points at a website that’s hosted elsewhere (card.co) but I’m getting a 1014 error. I’ve searched the heck out of “1014 error” but either the answers aren’t applicable or (more likely) I’m not understanding them.
I don’t think this has anything to do with tunnels. Tunnels are accessed through the DNS record, but you’re saying that your DNS record points elsewhere.
You’ll have to work with card.co to make sure they have your subdomain hostname configured in their system.
I think I get it now… So carrd.co is also using Cloudflare and that’s why I’m having this problem? I’m having enough problems with their site generator that I think I’ll just self-host the site. Problem solved.
You can try setting that DNS record to DNS Only so you’re not trying to proxy an already proxied site. Because they’re already using Cloudflare, your settings won’t have much, if any, effect.