setup mx records pointing from godaddy to amazon ec2 instance
Posted on 2011-03-01
I have an amazon ec2 instance using sles11 . I have setup route53 for my domain . I also have updated dns records on godaddy to point to my server hosted in amazon. Although i have mail plan with godaddy i want to forward mails to my instance.So i have to add mx records to my configured zone in route53.Now this zone has only an A record for my domain. my question is :
1) do i have to setup a new mail server instance in amazon and create a new zone with mx records?if so i have to add mx records in my already configured instance pointing to the new mailserver ?
2)do i have to setup mail server in my already configured instance (that acts like a web server) ?
3)is there any other way to achieve that ?
Thank you !