changelog

  • 0.5.0
    • ACHTUNG: ipdb commit logic is changed
    • ipdb: do not drop failed transactions
    • ipdb: #388 – normalize IPv6 addresses
    • ipdb: #391 – support both IPv4 and IPv6 default routes
    • ipdb: #392 – fix MPLS route key reference
    • ipdb: #394 – correctly work with route priorities
    • ipdb: #408 – fix IPv6 routes in tables >= 256
    • ipdb: #416 – fix VRF interfaces creation
    • ipset: multiple improvements
    • tuntap: #469 – support s390x arch
    • nlsocket: #443 – fix socket methods resolve order for Python2
    • netns: non-destructive netns.create()
  • 0.4.18
    • ipdb: #379 [critical] – routes in global commits
    • ipdb: #380 – global commit with disabled plugins
    • ipdb: #381 – exceptions fixed
    • ipdb: #382 – manage dependent routes during interface commits
    • ipdb: #384 – global review()
    • ipdb: #385 – global drop()
    • netns: #383 – support ppc64
    • general: public API refactored (same signatures; to be documented)
  • 0.4.17
    • req: #374 [critical] – mode nla init
    • iproute: #378 [critical] – fix flush_routes() to respect filters
    • ifinfmsg: #376 – fix data plugins API to support pyinstaller
  • 0.4.16
    • ipdb: race fixed: remove port/bridge
    • ipdb: #280 – race fixed: port/bridge
    • ipdb: #302 – ipaddr views: [ifname].ipaddr.ipv4, [ifname]ipaddr.ipv6
    • ipdb: #357 – allow bridge timings to have some delta
    • ipdb: #338 – allow to fix interface objects from failed create()
    • rtnl: #336 – fix vlan flags
    • iproute: #342 – the match method takes any callable
    • nlsocket: #367 – increase default SO_SNDBUF
    • ifinfmsg: support tuntap on armv6l, armv7l platforms
  • 0.4.15
    • req: #365 – full and short nla notation fixed, critical
    • iproute: #364 – new method, brport()
    • ipdb: – support bridge port options
  • 0.4.14
    • event: new genl protocols set: VFS_DQUOT, acpi_event, thermal_event
    • ipdb: #310 – fixed priority change on routes
    • ipdb: #349 – fix setting ifalias on interfaces
    • ipdb: #353 – mitigate kernel oops during bridge creation
    • ipdb: #354 – allow to explicitly choose plugins to load
    • ipdb: #359 – provide read-only context managers
    • rtnl: #336 – vlan flags support
    • rtnl: #352 – support interface type plugins
    • tc: #344 – mirred action
    • tc: #346 – connmark action
    • netlink: #358 – memory optimization
    • config: #360 – generic asyncio config
    • iproute: #362 – allow to change or replace a qdisc
  • 0.4.13
    • ipset: full rework of the IPSET_ATTR_DATA and IPSET_ATTR_ADT ACHTUNG: this commit may break API compatibility
    • ipset: hash:mac support
    • ipset: list:set support
    • ipdb: throw EEXIST when creates VLAN/VXLAN devs with same ID, but under different names
    • tests: #329 – include unit tests into the bundle
    • legal: E/// logo removed
  • 0.4.12
    • ipdb: #314 – let users choose RTNL groups IPDB listens to
    • ipdb: #321 – isolate net_ns_.* setup in a separate code block
    • ipdb: #322 – IPv6 updates on interfaces in DOWN state
    • ifinfmsg: allow absolute/relative paths in the net_ns_fd NLA
    • ipset: #323 – support setting counters on ipset add
    • ipset: headers() command
    • ipset: revisions
    • ipset: #326 – mark types
  • 0.4.11
    • rtnl: #284 – support vlan_flags
    • ipdb: #288 – do not inore link-local addresses
    • ipdb: #300 – sort ip addresses
    • ipdb: #306 – support net_ns_pid
    • ipdb: #307 – fix IPv6 routes management
    • ipdb: #311 – vlan interfaces address loading
    • iprsocket: #305 – support NETLINK_LISTEN_ALL_NSID
  • 0.4.10
    • devlink: fix fd leak on broken init
  • 0.4.9
    • sock_diag: initial NETLINK_SOCK_DIAG support
    • rtnl: fix critical fd leak in the compat code
  • 0.4.8
    • rtnl: compat proxying fix
  • 0.4.7
    • rtnl: compat code is back
    • netns: custom netns path support
    • ipset: multiple improvements
  • 0.4.6
    • ipdb: #278 – fix initial ports mapping
    • ipset: #277 – fix ADT attributes parsing
    • nl80211: #274, #275, #276 – BSS-related fixes
  • 0.4.5
    • ifinfmsg: GTP interfaces support
    • generic: devlink protocol support
    • generic: code cleanup
  • 0.4.4
    • iproute: #262 – get_vlans() fix
    • iproute: default mask 32 for IPv4 in addr()
    • rtmsg: #260 – RTA_FLOW support
  • 0.4.3
    • ipdb: #259 – critical Interface class fix
    • benchmark: initial release
  • 0.4.2
    • ipdb: event modules
    • ipdb: on-demand views
    • ipdb: rules management
    • ipdb: bridge controls
    • ipdb: #258 – important Python compatibility fixes
    • netns: #257 – pipe leak fix
    • netlink: support pickling for nlmsg
  • 0.4.1
    • netlink: no buffer copying in the parser
    • netlink: parse NLA on demand
    • ipdb: #244 – lwtunnel multipath fixes
    • iproute: #235 – route types
    • docs updated
  • 0.4.0
    • ACHTUNG: old kernels compatibility code is dropped
    • ACHTUNG: IPDB uses two separate sockets for monitoring and commands
    • ipdb: #244 – multipath lwtunnel
    • ipdb: #242 – AF_MPLS routes
    • ipdb: #241, #234 – fix create(..., reuse=True)
    • ipdb: #239 – route encap and metrics fixed
    • ipdb: #238 – generic port management
    • ipdb: #235 – support route scope and type
    • ipdb: #230, #232 – routes GC (work in progress)
    • rtnl: #245 – do not fail if /proc/net/psched doesn’t exist
    • rtnl: #233 – support VRF interfaces (requires net-next)
  • 0.3.21
    • ipdb: #231 – return ipdb.common as deprecated
  • 0.3.20
    • iproute: vlan_filter()
    • iproute: #229 – FDB management
    • general: exceptions re-exported via the root module
  • 0.3.19
    • rtmsg: #227 – MPLS lwtunnel basic support
    • iproute: route() docs updated
    • general: #228 – exceptions layout changed
    • package-rh: rpm subpackages
  • 0.3.18
    • version bump – include docs in the release tarball
  • 0.3.17
    • tcmsg: qdiscs and filters as plugins
    • tcmsg: #223 – tc clsact and bpf direct-action
    • tcmsg: plug, codel, choke, drr qdiscs
    • tests: CI in VMs (see civm project)
    • tests: xunit output
    • ifinfmsg: tuntap support in i386, i686
    • ifinfmsg: #207 – support vlan filters
    • examples: #226 – included in the release tarball
    • ipdb: partial commits, initial support
  • 0.3.16
    • ipdb: fix the multiple IPs in one commit case
    • rtnl: support veth peer attributes
    • netns: support 32bit i686
    • netns: fix MIPS support
    • netns: fix tun/tap creation
    • netns: fix interface move between namespaces
    • tcmsg: support hfsc, fq_codel, codel qdiscs
    • nftables: initial support
    • netlink: dump/load messages to/from simple types
  • 0.3.15
    • netns: #194 – fix fd leak
    • iproute: #184 – fix routes dump
    • rtnl: TCA_ACT_BPF support
    • rtnl: ipvlan support
    • rtnl: OVS support removed
    • iproute: rule() improved to support all NLAs
    • project supported by Ericsson
  • 0.3.14
    • package-rh: spec fixed
    • package-rh: both licenses added
    • remote: fixed the setup.py record
  • 0.3.13
    • package-rh: new rpm for Fedora and CentOS
    • remote: new draft of the remote protocol
    • netns: refactored using the new remote protocol
    • ipdb: gretap support
  • 0.3.12
    • ipdb: new Interface.wait_ip() routine
    • ipdb: #175 – fix master attribute cleanup
    • ipdb: #171 – support multipath routes
    • ipdb: memory consumption improvements
    • rtmsg: MPLS support
    • rtmsg: RTA_VIA support
    • iwutil: #174 – fix FREQ_FIXED flag
  • 0.3.11
    • ipdb: #161 – fix memory allocations
    • nlsocket: #161 – remove monitor mode
  • 0.3.10
    • rtnl: added BPF filters
    • rtnl: LWtunnel support in ifinfmsg
    • ipdb: support address attributes
    • ipdb: global transactions, initial version
    • ipdb: routes refactored to use key index (speed up)
    • config: eventlet support embedded (thanks to Angus Lees)
    • iproute: replace tc classes
    • iproute: flush_addr(), flush_rules()
    • iproute: rule() refactored
    • netns: proxy file objects (stdin, stdout, stderr)
  • 0.3.9
    • root imports: #109, #135 – issubclass, isinstance
    • iwutil: multiple improvements
    • iwutil: initial tests
    • proxy: correctly forward NetlinkError
    • iproute: neighbour tables support
    • iproute: #147, filters on dump calls
    • config: initial usage of capabilities
  • 0.3.8
    • docs: inheritance diagrams
    • nlsocket: #126, #132 – resource deallocation
    • arch: #128, #131 – MIPS support
    • setup.py: #133 – syntax error during install on Python2
  • 0.3.7
    • ipdb: new routing syntax
    • ipdb: sync interface movement between namespaces
    • ipdb: #125 – fix route metrics
    • netns: new class NSPopen
    • netns: #119 – i386 syscall
    • netns: #122 – return correct errno
    • netlink: #126 – fix socket reuse
  • 0.3.6
    • dhcp: initial release DHCPv4
    • license: dual GPLv2+ and Apache v2.0
    • ovs: port add/delete
    • macvlan, macvtap: basic support
    • vxlan: basic support
    • ipset: basic support
  • 0.3.5
    • netns: #90 – netns setns support
    • generic: #99 – support custom basic netlink socket classes
    • proxy-ng: #106 – provide more diagnostics
    • nl80211: initial nl80211 support, iwutil module added
  • 0.3.4
    • ipdb: #92 – route metrics support
    • ipdb: #85 – broadcast address specification
    • ipdb, rtnl: #84 – veth support
    • ipdb, rtnl: tuntap support
    • netns: #84 – network namespaces support, NetNS class
    • rtnl: proxy-ng API
    • pypi: #91 – embed docs into the tarball
  • 0.3.3
    • ipdb: restart on error
    • generic: handle non-existing family case
    • [fix]: #80 – Python 2.6 unicode vs -O bug workaround
  • 0.3.2
    • simple socket architecture
    • all the protocols now are based on NetlinkSocket, see examples
    • rpc: deprecated
    • iocore: deprecated
    • iproute: single-threaded socket object
    • ipdb: restart on errors
    • rtnl: updated ifinfmsg policies
  • 0.3.1
    • module structure refactored
    • new protocol: ipq
    • new protocol: nfnetlink / nf-queue
    • new protocol: generic
    • threadless sockets for all the protocols
  • 0.2.16
    • prepare the transition to 0.3.x
  • 0.2.15
    • ipdb: fr #63 – interface settings freeze
    • ipdb: fr #50, #51 – bridge & bond options (initial version)
    • RHEL7 support
    • [fix]: #52 – HTB: correct rtab compilation
    • [fix]: #53 – RHEL6.5 bridge races
    • [fix]: #55 – IPv6 on bridges
    • [fix]: #58 – vlans as bridge ports
    • [fix]: #59 – threads sync in iocore
  • 0.2.14
    • [fix]: #44 – incorrect netlink exceptions proxying
    • [fix]: #45 – multiple issues with device targets
    • [fix]: #46 – consistent exceptions
    • ipdb: LinkedSet cascade updates fixed
    • ipdb: allow to reuse existing interface in create()
  • 0.2.13
    • [fix]: #43 – pipe leak in the main I/O loop
    • tests: integrate examples, import into tests
    • iocore: use own TimeoutException instead of Queue.Empty
    • iproute: default routing table = 254
    • iproute: flush_routes() routine
    • iproute: fwmark parameter for rule() routine
    • iproute: destination and mask for rules
    • docs: netlink development guide
  • 0.2.12
    • [fix]: #33 – release resources only for bound sockets
    • [fix]: #37 – fix commit targets
    • rtnl: HFSC support
    • rtnl: priomap fixed
  • 0.2.11
    • ipdb: watchdogs to sync on RTNL events
    • ipdb: fix commit errors
    • generic: NLA operations, complement and intersection
    • docs: more autodocs in the code
    • tests: -W error: more strict testing now
    • tests: cover examples by the integration testing cycle
    • with -W error many resource leaks were fixed
  • 0.2.10
    • ipdb: command chaining
    • ipdb: fix for RHEL6.5 Python “optimizations”
    • rtnl: support TCA_U32_ACT
    • [fix]: #32 – NLA comparison
  • 0.2.9
    • ipdb: support bridges and bonding interfaces on RHEL
    • ipdb: “shadow” interfaces (still in alpha state)
    • ipdb: minor fixes on routing and compat issues
    • ipdb: as a separate package (sub-module)
    • docs: include ipdb autodocs
    • rpc: include in setup.py
  • 0.2.8
    • netlink: allow multiple NetlinkSocket allocation from one process
    • netlink: fix defragmentation for netlink-over-tcp
    • iocore: support forked IOCore and IOBroker as a separate process
    • ipdb: generic callbacks support
    • ipdb: routing support
    • rtnl: #30 – support IFLA_INFO_DATA for bond interfaces
  • 0.2.7
    • ipdb: use separate namespaces for utility functions and other stuff
    • ipdb: generic callbacks (see also IPDB.wait_interface())
    • iocore: initial multipath support
    • iocore: use of 16byte uuid4 for packet ids
  • 0.2.6
    • rpc: initial version, REQ/REP, PUSH/PULL
    • iocore: shared IOLoop
    • iocore: AddrPool usage
    • iproute: policing in FW filter
    • python3 compatibility issues fixed
  • 0.2.4
    • python3 compatibility issues fixed, tests passed
  • 0.2.3
    • [fix]: #28 – bundle issue
  • 0.2.2
    • iocore: new component
    • iocore: separate IOCore and IOBroker
    • iocore: change from peer-to-peer to flat addresses
    • iocore: REP/REQ, PUSH/PULL
    • iocore: support for UDP PUSH/PULL
    • iocore: AddrPool component for addresses and nonces
    • generic: allow multiple re-encoding
  • 0.1.12
    • ipdb: transaction commit callbacks
    • iproute: delete root qdisc (@chantra)
    • iproute: netem qdisc management (@chantra)
  • 0.1.11
    • netlink: get qdiscs for particular interface
    • netlink: IPRSocket threadless objects
    • rtnl: u32 policy setup
    • iproute: filter actions, such as ok, drop and so on
    • iproute: changed syntax of commands, actioncommand
    • tests: htb, tbf tests added
  • 0.1.10
    • [fix]: #8 – default route fix, routes filtering
    • [fix]: #9 – add/delete route routine improved
    • [fix]: #10 – shutdown sequence fixed
    • [fix]: #11 – close IPC pipes on release()
    • [fix]: #12 – stop service threads on release()
    • netlink: debug mode added to be used with GUI
    • ipdb: interface removal
    • ipdb: fail on transaction sync timeout
    • tests: R/O mode added, use export PYROUTE2_TESTS_RO=True
  • 0.1.9
    • tests: all races fixed
    • ipdb: half-sync commit(): wait for IPs and ports lists update
    • netlink: use pipes for in-process communication
    • Python 2.6 compatibility issue: remove copy.deepcopy() usage
    • QPython 2.7 for Android: works
  • 0.1.8
    • complete refactoring of class names
    • Python 2.6 compatibility issues
    • tests: code coverage, multiple code fixes
    • plugins: ptrace message source
    • packaging: RH package
  • 0.1.7
    • ipdb: interface creation: dummy, bond, bridge, vlan
    • ipdb: if_slaves interface obsoleted
    • ipdb: ‘direct’ mode
    • iproute: code refactored
    • examples: create() examples committed
  • 0.1.6
    • netlink: tc ingress, sfq, tbf, htb, u32 partial support
    • ipdb: completely re-implemented transactional model (see docs)
    • generic: internal fields declaration API changed for nlmsg
    • tests: first unit tests committed
  • 0.1.5
    • netlink: dedicated io buffering thread
    • netlink: messages reassembling
    • netlink: multi-uplink remote
    • netlink: masquerade remote requests
    • ipdb: represent interfaces hierarchy
    • iproute: decode VLAN info
  • 0.1.4
    • netlink: remote netlink access
    • netlink: SSL/TLS server/client auth support
    • netlink: tcp and unix transports
    • docs: started sphinx docs
  • 0.1.3
    • ipdb: context manager interface
    • ipdb: [fix] correctly handle ip addr changes in transaction
    • ipdb: [fix] make up()/down() methods transactional [#1]
    • iproute: mirror packets to 0 queue
    • iproute: [fix] handle primary ip address removal response
  • 0.1.2
    • initial ipdb version
    • iproute fixes
  • 0.1.1
    • initial release, iproute module