Commit eb3786e4 authored by Ondřej Zajíček's avatar Ondřej Zajíček
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NEWS and version update.

(and minor changes in documentation)
parent 06fb60c4
Version 1.3.0 (2011-03-31)
o Proper iBGP.
o Multipath support (OSPF and static).
o L2 link state detection.
o IPv6 router advertisements.
o Much improved OSPF reconfiguration.
o Point-to-MultiPoint interfaces (OSPF).
o Minor changes and improvements in config file grammar.
o Changes default behavior of BGP IPv6 socket to v6only.
Use 'listen bgp dual' for the old behavior.
o Changes default for handling missing link-local addresses on
route servers. Use 'missing lladdr drop' for the old behavior.
o Important bugfix for OSPF.
o Several minor bugfixes.
Version 1.2.5 (2010-10-10)
o Several mostly minor bugfixes.
Version 1.2.4 (2010-08-03)
o Added 'show memory' command.
o Important bugfix in IPv6 BGP.
o Several minor bugfixes.
Version 1.2.3 (2010-06-01)
o Pattern matching for community lists.
o Many fixes in OSPF protocol (esp. in multi-areas and vlinks).
......@@ -12,11 +12,6 @@ systems (but not necessarily limited to them) with full support of all modern
routing protocols, easy to use configuration interface and powerful route
filtering language.
This software should be considered a beta version. It has undergone extensive
testing by the authors, but since it's the first public release, only a limited
amount of "real life" experience is known and there still might be problems
with operation in unusual environments.
If you want to help us debugging, enhancing and porting BIRD or just lurk
around to see what's going to develop from this strange creature, feel free
to subscribe to the BIRD users mailing list (,
......@@ -29,7 +24,7 @@ and look at the BIRD home page at
BIRD development started as a student project at the Faculty of Math
and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic under supervision
of RNDr. Libor Forst <>. BIRD has been developed and supported
by CZ.NIC z.s.p.o since 2009.
by CZ.NIC z.s.p.o. since 2009.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
......@@ -1074,8 +1074,8 @@ for each neighbor using the following configuration parameters:
the problem and sends just the global address (and therefore
forms improper BGP update). Default: <cf/self/, unless BIRD
is configured as a route server (option <cf/rs client/), in
that case default is <cf/drop/, because route servers usually
does not forward packets ifselves.
that case default is <cf/ignore/, because route servers usually
do not forward packets themselves.
<tag>gateway direct|recursive</tag>For received routes, their
<cf/gw/ (immediate next hop) attribute is computed from
Summary: BIRD Internet Routing Daemon
Name: bird
Version: 1.2.3
Version: 1.3.0
Release: 1
Copyright: GPL
Group: Networking/Daemons
......@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
#define _BIRD_CONFIG_H_
/* BIRD version */
#define BIRD_VERSION "1.2.3"
#define BIRD_VERSION "1.3.0"
/* Include parameters determined by configure script */
#include "sysdep/autoconf.h"
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