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  1. Domains under digitalocean

    It would be great if we could simply create subdomains under a generic domain, something like: myfancyapp.digitalocean.io It could simplify creating POC.

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    • Allow us to remove ourselves from Teams

      There is currently no way to remove yourself from a team if the team's account owner had their account suspended. Users should be able to remove themselves from a team no matter what.

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      • Hello, I hope this email finds you well. We are receiving a huge number of notifications, some of them are, in our opinion, not necessar

        Hello,

        I hope this email finds you well.

        We are receiving a huge number of notifications, some of them are, in our opinion, not necessary. Sometime we receive notifications even after paying a certain bill! which does not make sense.

        Therefore, would you be able to reduce the rate of notifications (reminders) to pay our bills? We have never missed a payment. One or two reminders during the last week will be enough.

        Many thanks for your understanding and support.

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        • Support HTTP/2 on load balancers

          Digital Ocean's new load balancers only support HTTP 1.1. The text protocol and lack of multiplexing in HTTP 1.1 means it's MUCH slower than HTTP/2.

          One of the pages on our site loads in 600ms on nginx running HTTP/2, and 1.8s on HTTP 1.1. We'd love to be able to use DO Load Balancrs but the slowdown isn't worth it.

          190 votes
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          • Allow to add comments to DNS records

            Please allow to add comments (like "This subdomain is for foo software.") to all kinds of DNS record edited through your Web interface.

            4 votes
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            • Send emails to a specific email-adress.

              please send out the invoices via email and change this from pull to push. Even better: Let me as a admin adjust who should receive the email, in case there is a new invoice available. Right now it takes us a day for our tax-guy to collect for every service we use the invoice. thanks.

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              • Include the droplet name associated with a snapshot in billing exports

                Currently snapshot rows in billing exports include the snapshot name, region and size, but not the name of the droplet they were created from. It would be very useful to have the droplet name also output in the billing exports.

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                • Have a way we can list all of our Droplets/Volumes/Blockstore in an easy place on the control panel. Perhaps even download it as a csv.

                  Just an option to list everything on our account please. if we can download it that would be great.

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                  • Backups Daily instead of Weekly

                    Automatic weekly backups seem a bit far between, daily backups would be better. Especially for droplets holding data.

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                    • PROXY Protocol in Load Balancer

                      When using a TCP load balancer it would be still useful to know the the IP address the original address came from.

                      HAProxy has a PROXY protocol which is sent to the downstream server with IP information when a new client connects before sending proxying any data.

                      24 votes
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                      • disk utilization for volumes

                        Currently the Graphs do not display disk utilization for attached volumes. This should be added.

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                        • Allow a user to be part of more than 10 teams.

                          We prefer our clients to pay for the hosting directly so currently do the following: set up a new account per client > create a team > assign client as the biller > add ourselves as members of the team. However we have more than 10 clients and at the moment we can only be assigned to 10 teams. The work around is to use a second email address and assign another 10 to that but it gets a little messy i.e. remembering which email is assigned to which client team. Thank you!

                          18 votes
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                          • allow monitoring policies to be created for all droplets (rather than having to select droplets individually)

                            Currently, when you create a policy, you need to manually select the droplets it applies to.

                            For basic policies (disk nearly full, cpu over-used) I just want them to apply to all droplets - both current ones and future ones.

                            A simple checkbox 'apply to all droplets' would make it easier to create the policy, and would mean I didn't have to remember to add future droplets to my policies whenever I create them

                            3 votes
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                            • 62 votes
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                              • Notify on low free space

                                When free space (at either an instance or SSD storage) becomes less than a user-specified value, the user should be notified by email that storage is low.

                                3 votes
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                                • Give option for team admin to restrict Droplet creation/resizing/destroying capabilities of a member

                                  Consider I want to manage billing of clients account.
                                  I can create a team for him and give him privileges to manage dns and one or more specific droplets.
                                  But since billing is from my creditcard, as a team admin I must be able to restrict certain privileges of a team member given below

                                  >create new droplet
                                  >destroy droplet
                                  >resize droplet

                                  6 votes
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                                  • last_used_at parameter for image v2 api

                                    HI,

                                    Currently, my team and I are creating a lot of snapshot images on our Digital Ocean accounts. We would like to be responsible and write our own clean up automation so that we aren't wasting resources unnecessarily.

                                    As such, we're looking at writing automation to clean up old, unused images. However, for us to identify those images in our team, we need to be able to view the last usage date for an image, which I've dubbed as a paramter 'last_used_at' following the naming convention of other parameters in the API.

                                    Would it be possible to have parameter for…

                                    9 votes
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                                    • Allow to create a team first

                                      Payment details are required to create a team. Would be more practical to allow people to create teams first before anything else or sign up as a team.
                                      An account usually created by an IT guy but billing handled by someone else, e.g. accounting. Who creates a new DO account doesn't supposed to know the billing details, especially the credit card details. People mostly not going to enter their private payment details (complete separation preferred).
                                      So that one has to create a team first then add a member who enters the card details. Currently user can't create a team while…

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                                      • On Droplets view, please include which user created the droplet. (Applies to Team feature)

                                        While viewing the droplets, it would be very helpful if we could see which account or user created that particular droplet.

                                        3 votes
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                                        • Add labels to floating ips

                                          Allow us to label floating ips so we know what service/class of machine we need to point it to. For example, a person could enter a subdomain label, or short description of like "primary app server".

                                          19 votes
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