AW: Deprecating auto-dnssec and inline-signing in 9.18+

raf bind at
Wed Aug 11 10:33:18 UTC 2021

On Wed, Aug 11, 2021 at 09:40:00AM +0200, Matthijs Mekking <matthijs at> wrote:

> > Syntax question:
> > In
> > the double quotes are never used in the zone stanza
> > where the dnssec-policy is referred to. The double
> > quotes sometimes (but not always) appear in the
> > dnssec-policy definition stanza.
> > 
> > Are the double quotes optional in both cases?
> Yes, the dnssec-policy defines or refers to a name that is a string, which
> may be a quoted or unquoted string.
> Some additional information on the subject: When it comes to strings, the
> named.conf parser expects some options to be quoted strings (usually file
> paths), some options to be unquoted strings (things like algorithm and class
> names), and some options to be just strings (usually names).


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