Hello, im quite new to this and need some help
My domain is:
I ran this command:
sudo certbot certonly --manual --preferred-challenges dns -d gauderskins.trade
It produced this output:
root@gauderskins:~# sudo certbot certonly --manual --preferred-challenges dns -d gauderskins.trade
Saving debug log to /var/log/letsencrypt/letsencrypt.log
Plugins selected: Authenticator manual, Installer None
Starting new HTTPS connection (1): acme-v02.api.letsencrypt.org
Obtaining a new certificate
Performing the following challenges:
dns-01 challenge for gauderskins.trade
NOTE: The IP of this machine will be publicly logged as having requested this
certificate. If you’re running certbot in manual mode on a machine that is not
your server, please ensure you’re okay with that.
Are you OK with your IP being logged?
Please deploy a DNS TXT record under the name
_acme-challenge.gauderskins.trade with the following value:
Before continuing, verify the record is deployed.
Press Enter to Continue
Waiting for verification…
Cleaning up challenges
Failed authorization procedure. gauderskins.trade (dns-01): urn:ietf:params:acme :error:dns :: DNS problem: NXDOMAIN looking up TXT for _acme-challenge.gauderski ns.trade
The following errors were reported by the server:
Detail: DNS problem: NXDOMAIN looking up TXT for
My web server is (include version):
Ubuntu 16.04.6 x64
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):
My hosting provider, if applicable, is:
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don’t know):
I’m using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel):
PuTTY 64-bit 0.71
The version of my client is (e.g. output of
certbot --version or
certbot-auto --version if you’re using Certbot):
I did add a TXT DNS to my server on DigitalOcean before continuing the registration, like asked to in PuTTY.
TXT _acme-challenge.gauderskins.trade returns
Thanks for helping, im stuck. Been trying for 2 days… =/ Do i have to wait 3600 seconds after adding the TXT before continuing receiving the certificate in PuTTY?