Changelog

  • 0.5.16
  • 0.5.15
    • ndb: don’t mess with SQL adapters unless really needed

    • ndb: support more virtual interface types

    • ndb: support in for views and record sets

    • ndb: fix nested fetches from DB

    • tests: start migration to pytest

  • 0.5.14
  • 0.5.13
  • 0.5.12
  • 0.5.11
    • ndb.report: filters and transformations

    • ndb.objects.route: support basic MPLS routes management

    • ndb.objects.route: support MPLS lwtunnel routes

    • ndb.schema: reschedule events

  • 0.5.10
  • 0.5.9
    • ethtool: fix module setup

  • 0.5.8
  • 0.5.7
  • 0.5.6
    • ndb.objects.route: multipath routes

    • ndb.objects.rule: basic support

    • ndb.objects.interface: veth fixed

    • ndb.source: fix source restart

    • ndb.log: logging setup

  • 0.5.5
  • 0.5.4
  • 0.5.3
  • 0.5.2
  • 0.5.1
    • ipdb: #310 – route keying fix

    • ipdb: #483, #484 – callback internals change

    • ipdb: #499 – eventloop interface

    • ipdb: #500 – fix non-default :: routes

    • netns: #448 – API change: setns() doesn’t remove FD

    • netns: #504 – fix resource leakage

    • bsd: initial commits

  • 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