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VyOS PLATFORM BLOG

Building an open source network OS for the people, together.

 

Donations and other ways to support VyOS

Hello, community! We got many requests about how you can donate, we decided open this possibility to those who asked After all, this is direct support to the project that all you ...
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VyOS 1.2.0 repository re-structuring

In preparation for the new 1.2.0 (jessie-based) beta release, we are re-populating the package repositories. The old repositories are now archived, you still can find then in the ...
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Phabricator migration is over

Hello there! We finished migration of phabricator,  and also used this opportunity to add SSL to forum and wiki, so now all resources using a secure connection. Enjoy!
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Phabricator migration

I know you are tired of this already, but... yes, you guessed it right, we are migrating the phabricator again! This time we are moving it to the host that currently houses the ...
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VyOS 2.0 development digest #9: socket communication functionality, complete parser, and open tasks

Socket communication A long-awaited (by me, anyway ;) milestone: VyConf is now capable of communicating with clients. This allows us to write a simple non-interactive client. ...
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VyOS 2.0 development digest #8: vote for or against the new tag node syntax, and the protobuf schema

Tag node syntax The change in tag node format I introduced in the previous post turned out quite polarizing and started quite some discussion in the comments. I created a poll in ...
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VyOS 2.0 development digest #7: Python coding guidelines for config scripts in 1.2.0, and config parser for VyConf

Python coding guidelines for 1.2.0 In some previous post I was talking about the Python wrapper for the config reading library. However, simply switching to a language that is ...
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VyOS 2.0 development digest #6: new beginner-friendly tasks, design questions, and the details of the config tree

The tasks Both tasks from the previous post have been taken up and implemented by Phil Summers (thanks, Phil!). New tasks await. First task was very simple: the Reference_tree ...
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Change is coming to VyOS project

People often ask us the same questions, such as if we know about Debian 6 EOL, or when 1.2.0 will be released, or when this or that feature will be implemented. The short answer, ...
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VyOS 2.0 development digest #5: doing 1.2.x and 2.0 development in parallel

There was a rather heated discussion about the 1.2.0 situation on the channel, and valid points were definitely expressed: while 2.0 is being written, 1.2.0 can't benefit from ...
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