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[Unbound-users] About the name spefification used in forward-zone section of unbound.conf file.

Hongyi Zhao
Mon Feb 23 03:59:33 CET 2015

Hi all,

See the following minimal example of forward-zone section used in
unbound.conf file:

     name: ""

In the above example, should I append the dot, i.e., . to the name or not?
I've noticed some people use

name: ""

while some people use

name: ""

Which one is more reasonable?

Hongyi Zhao <hongyi.zhao at>
Xinjiang Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry
Chinese Academy of Sciences
GnuPG DSA: 0xD108493
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