R2 bucket updates interfere with DNS records

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What is the error number?

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What is the error message?

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What is the issue you’re encountering

My R2 bucket had a custom domain added: www.hinterlandweb.com. I decided to change my canonical and removed the www. When I added that domain - hinterlandweb.com - to my R2 bucket it somehow messed my DNS records and removed the hinterlandweb.com ones that already existed and had been working, thus making taking my website down. I would prefer to have a custom domain on my Bucket, but for now I will just stick to the R2-dev one as a work-around. Mind you, everything was working fine until I decided to do this alterations to the bucket.

What steps have you taken to resolve the issue?

  • Remove all custom domains from bucket
  • Remove all connected domains from Pages
  • Allow R2 public access via non-custom domain
  • Reconnect deployed pages to my domain

What feature, service or problem is this related to?

DNS records

What are the steps to reproduce the issue?

  • Add a custom domain to R2 bucket
  • Try access your webpage
  • If you suddenly get a 404 than you are experiencing the same issue

That is to be expected and how it’s supposed to be. You can’t use the same domain for a bucket and a website.

You need to use a subdomain like you did previously with www.

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