I have recently moved my blog to another hosting company. The problem is that I cannot access my blog from my macbook pro although at the same time I can see it from my sony vaio. Going at the terminal and running : nslookup blog.myblogname.org I get the following results:

Server: xx.xx.x.xxx Address: xx.xx.x.xxx#53

** server can't find blog.myblogname.org: NXDOMAIN

(Server is my isp's domain name server)

Any ideas how to fix that error so that I am able to access my blog from my macbook pro? Thank you!

PS : My operating system is MAC OS 10.7.4


Try using dscacheutil -flushcache in the terminal on the Mac.

  • I just tried it but I still cannot access my blog.Thank you for your answer anyway. – skiabox Jun 22 '12 at 15:15
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    Perhaps your dns server has the NXDOMAIN still in the cache. Check if you can resolve the IP by using: "host blog.myblogname.org" If so, don't worry, NXDOMAIN isn't cached for very long anyway in most cases. – mdrozdziel Jun 22 '12 at 15:17
  • I tried your host command ( is google dns?) and I get the following result -> Host blog.myblogname.org not found: 3(NXDOMAIN) – skiabox Jun 22 '12 at 15:21
  • I don't know if that matters, but I connect my macbook pro wirelessly to an airport express (that is connected to the router) and the sony vaio wirelessly to the router. – skiabox Jun 22 '12 at 15:37
  • It seems that it was a matter of time as you say in your second comment! :) Everything works fine suddenly. – skiabox Jun 22 '12 at 16:56

In my case, the error was showing up when I tried to access my Blogger site via the Indian domain (blogspot.in). Accessing it via the blogspot.com domain made the error go away.

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