Subject: Re: Cisco like shell.
To: Marcin Jessa <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Maxwell <email@example.com>
Date: 04/06/2005 14:51:27
On Wed, 06 Apr 2005, Marcin Jessa wrote:
> Hi guys.
> I wonder if any of you know of a project or how to create a type of login shell which will work similar way as the Cisco shell does.
> What I want to create is something which would replace the existing commands and give something like this instead:
> To configure network, you have a main "menu" which can be called "net":
> # net config ip address add address=126.96.36.199 iface=fxp0
> # net config route add default=188.8.131.52
> To show detailed tcp stats for interface called fxp0:
> # net stats show iface=fxp0 proto=tcp details
There's pkgsrc/net/zebra, which gives you an IOS CLI lookalike
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