troubleshooting Question

DNS Records (Cname and A)

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I am helping to run a minecraft server. All minecraft ports go to a specific IP address. All others mail, www, etc should go to another IP address that hosts the website. I want to direct all web traffic to the forums site instead of the minecraft server itself.


Minecraft server
Handling ports 25565, 1, and 1337 for

Web Server
Handling web services for

Right now, requests going to go to I would like http traffic bound for and to hit

I believe this should be done using CNAME records. What is the best way to handle these pointers to redirect traffic correctly?

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