./net/bird, The BIRD Internet Routing Daemon

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.6.3, Package name: bird-1.6.3, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

The BIRD project aims to develop a fully functional dynamic IP routing daemon
primarily targetted on (but not limited to) UNIX-like systems and distributed
under the GNU General Public License.

+ The bird package is for IPv4, bird6 for IPv6
+ Multiple routing tables
+ BGP
+ RIP
+ OSPF
+ Static routes
+ Inter-table protocol
+ Command-line interface
+ Soft reconfiguration
+ Powerful language for route filtering


Required to run:
[devel/readline]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/cwrappers]

Master sites:

SHA1: a6714488c4466778abeaba14ca9441066283676e
RMD160: 238e113ebbe1871413bce307cd5303f92bc21fe9
Filesize: 1305.857 KB

Version history: (Expand)


CVS history: (Expand)


   2017-02-11 03:29:48 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (5) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated net/bird{,6} 1.4.5 to 1.6.3
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Version 1.6.3 (2016-12-21)
  o Large BGP communities
  o BFD authentication (MD5, SHA1)
  o SHA1 and SHA2 authentication for RIP and OSPF
  o Improved documentation
  o Several bug fixes

Version 1.6.2 (2016-09-29)
  o Fixes serious bug introduced in the previous version

Version 1.6.1 (2016-09-22)
  o Support for IPv6 ECMP
  o Better handling of IPv6 tentative addresses
  o Several updates and fixes in Babel protocol
  o Filter: New !~ operator
  o Filter: ASN ranges in bgpmask
  o KRT: New kernel protocol option 'metric'
  o KRT: New route attribute 'krt_scope'
  o Improved BIRD help messages
  o Fixes memory leak in BGP multipath
  o Fixes handling of empty path segments in BGP AS_PATH
  o Several bug fixes

Version 1.6.0 (2016-04-29)
  o Major RIP protocol redesign
  o New Babel routing protocol
  o BGP multipath support
  o KRT: Add support for plenty of kernel route metrics
  o KRT: Allow more than 256 routing tables
  o Static: Allow to specify attributes for static routes
  o Static: Support for BFD controlled static routes
  o FreeBSD: Setup password for BGP MD5 authentication
  o IO: Remove socket number limit
  o Plenty of bug fixes

  Upgrade notes:

  For RIP, most protocol options were moved to interface blocks.

Version 1.5.0 (2015-04-20)
  o Major OSPF protocol redesign.
  o OSPFv2 multi-instance extension (RFC 6549).
  o BGP AS-wide unique router ID (RFC 6286).
  o BGP enhanced route refresh (RFC 7313).
  o Link state support in BGP.
  o Latency tracking and internal watchdog.
  o Uses high port range for BFD on BSD.
  o Increase max symbol length to 64.
  o Allows to define unnamed protocols from templates.
  o Fixes two serious bugs in BGP.
  o Several bugfixes and minor improvements.
  o Several minor option changes:
     - OSPF: Protocol-wide 'instance id' option added.
     - BGP: Parameters to option 'neighbor' extended.
     - BGP: Separate option 'interface' added.
     - BGP: Option 'start delay time' renamed to 'connect delay time'.
     - BGP: Option 'route limit' deprecated.

  Upgrade notes:

  For OSPF, there are deep internal changes, but user-visible changes
  are limited to log messages and minor changes in formatting of command
  output.

  For BGP, version 1.5.0 is essentially a minor release. There are two
  deprecated options ('start delay time' and 'route limit') and some
  minor formatting changes.
   2015-11-04 01:35:47 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (748)
Log message:
Add SHA512 digests for distfiles for net category

Problems found with existing digests:
	Package haproxy distfile haproxy-1.5.14.tar.gz
	159f5beb8fdc6b8059ae51b53dc935d91c0fb51f [recorded]
	da39a3ee5e6b4b0d3255bfef95601890afd80709 [calculated]

Problems found locating distfiles:
	Package bsddip: missing distfile bsddip-1.02.tar.Z
	Package citrix_ica: missing distfile citrix_ica-10.6.115659/en.linuxx86.tar.gz
	Package djbdns: missing distfile djbdns-1.05-test25.diff.bz2
	Package djbdns: missing distfile djbdns-cachestats.patch
	Package djbdns: missing distfile 0002-dnscache-cache-soa-records.patch
	Package gated: missing distfile gated-3-5-11.tar.gz
	Package owncloudclient: missing distfile owncloudclient-2.0.2.tar.xz
	Package poink: missing distfile poink-1.6.tar.gz
	Package ra-rtsp-proxy: missing distfile rtspd-src-1.0.0.0.tar.gz
	Package ucspi-ssl: missing distfile ucspi-ssl-0.70-ucspitls-0.1.patch
	Package waste: missing distfile waste-source.tar.gz

Otherwise, existing SHA1 digests verified and found to be the same on
the machine holding the existing distfiles (morden).  All existing
SHA1 digests retained for now as an audit trail.
   2015-08-18 09:31:20 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (282)
Log message:
Bump all packages that depend on curses.bui* or terminfo.bui* since they
might incur ncurses dependencies on some platforms, and ncurses just bumped
its shlib.
Some packages were bumped twice now, sorry for that.
   2015-08-17 19:11:32 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (178) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISION for ncurses shlib bump.
   2015-02-04 21:50:50 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
Restore inline support to working state.
   2015-02-03 23:50:52 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Delete leftout patch. No longer necessary.
   2015-02-03 14:58:32 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (5) | Package updated
Log message:
(pkgsrc)
 - Add comment on patches, by picking from cvs log
(upstream)
 - Update bird and bird6 from 1.3.11 to 1.4.5
----------------------
Version 1.4.5 (2014-10-06)
  o New 'show route noexport' command option.
  o Port option for BGP sessions.
  o Better constant handling in set literals.
  o Better rate filtering of log messages.
  o Several minor bugfixes.

Version 1.4.4 (2014-07-09)
  o Extended OSPF multipath support.
  o Default router preference for RAdv.
  o Significant changes in socket layer.
  o Important bugfix in BGP.
  o Several minor bugfixes.

Version 1.4.3 (2014-04-14)
  o Important bugfix in IPv6 BGP.

Version 1.4.2 (2014-04-02)
  o Important bugfix in BFD.

Version 1.4.1 (2014-03-31)
  o BGP add-path support (RFC draft).
  o BGP graceful restart (RFC 4724).
  o OSPF: many changes in socket layer.
  o OSPF: support for secondary addresses in BSD.
  o OSPF: names for vlink pseudointerfaces (vlinkX).
  o Several bugfixes.

Version 1.4.0 (2013-11-25)
  o BFD protocol (RFC 5880).
  o BFD support for OSPF and BGP.
  o New 'allow local as' option for BGP.
  o Filters allows setting gw, ifname and ifindex.
  o Filter operator 'delete/filter' extended to bgp_paths.
  o Filter operator 'len' extended to [e]clists.
  o BIRD client now allows shorthands for noninteractive commands.
  o Flag -P for PID file support.
  o Flag -f added to force BIRD to run in foreground.
  o Protocol export/import/receive limits are checked during reconfiguration.
  o Several bugfixes and minor improvements.
  o Several minor but incompatible changes:
     - IBGP is multihop by default.
     - Changes primary address selection on BSD to the first one.
     - Integers in filters are handled as unsigned.
     - ISO 8601 time formats used by default.
     - Import of device routes from kernel protocol allowed.
     - Last state change now tracks just protocol state change.
     - Minor changes to default router ID calculation.
   2015-01-04 04:44:50 by David A. Holland | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
document NOT_FOR_PLATFORM