The @ Notation - Clarity
LConrad at Go2France.com
Thu Dec 5 09:50:52 UTC 2002
>It mentions shortcuts and one of them in the "@" notation.
>As I have read the @ is replaced in the zone file by the
... "current" ...
>origin, which comes
>from the zone statement in named.conf?
... which provide the "default" origin to the "top" of the zone file
> The main question is do I need to
>have a trailing period (.) in the zone statement so that @ is complete when
>it is replaced in the zone file.
>So should named.conf be like so?
>With the trailing period (.) or can I leave it off
>as BIND would know this is complete.
You are confusing zone file syntax with the completely different named.conf
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