[quagga-dev 12079] Re: Quagga 0.99.24 released

Dinesh Dutt ddutt at cumulusnetworks.com
Tue Mar 3 04:05:20 GMT 2015


Excellent news David. Kudos to you and the maintainers, Paul and Christian,
for getting 99.24 out within a short window of 99.23 release. Lets keep up
the cadence.

Dinesh

On Mon, Mar 2, 2015 at 4:35 PM, David Lamparter <equinox at diac24.net> wrote:

> Hi everyone,
>
>
> Quagga 0.99.24 has been released and is up on Savannah or download at:
> http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/quagga/
> http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/quagga/quagga-0.99.24.tar.gz
> http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/quagga/quagga-0.99.24.tar.xz
> http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/quagga/quagga-0.99.24.tar.asc
> If you encounter a "404" error, Savannah mirrors are still synchronising
> the files, please give it another day.
>
> All users are advised to upgrade.  Distributors: a number of changes to
> the autoconf script happened, please see below.
>
>
> Major user-visible changes:
> ===========================
> - [pimd] New daemon: pimd provides IPv4 PIM-SSM multicast routing.
> - [bgpd] New feature: "next-hop-self all" to override nexthop on iBGP route
>     reflector setups.
> - [bgpd] route-maps have a new action "set ipv6 next-hop peer-address"
> - [bgpd] route-maps have a new action "set as-path prepend last-as"
> - [bgpd] Update validity checking (particularly MP-BGP / IPv6 routes) was
>     touched up significantly.  Please report possible bugs.
> - [ripd] New feature: RIP for IPv4 now supports equal-cost multipath (ECMP)
> - [zebra] Multicast RIB support has been extended.  It still is IPv4 only.
> - [zebra] "no link-detect" is now printed in configurations since it won't
>     be the default anymore soon.  To retain current behaviour, re-save your
>     configuration after updating to 0.99.24.
>
> Distributor-visible changes:
> ============================
> - --enable-pimd is added to enable pimd.  It is considered experimental,
> though
>     unless the distribution target is embedded systems with little flash,
> there
>     is no reason to not include it in packages.
> - --disable-ipv6 no longer exists as an option.  It's 2015, your C library
>     really needs to have IPv6 support by now.
> - --disable-netlink no longer exists as an option.  It didn't work anyway.
> - --disable-solaris no longer exists as an option.  It only controlled some
>     init scripts.
> - --enable-isisd is now the default.
> - mrlg.cgi is no longer included (it was severely outdated).  It can be
> found
>     independently at http://mrlg.op-sec.us/
> - build on Linux with the musl C library should now work
>
> Known issues:
> =============
> - isisd:
>   - isisd is in "beta" state. Please supervise closely and report bugs.
>   - special care is needed on non-Linux platforms due to OS-specific raw
> packet
>     access backends that did not receive much testing.
> - ospf6d:
>   - ospf6d is in "beta" state.
>   - area support is broken/nonexistent
>
> The PGP key used to sign this release is the same as for 0.99.23. However,
> the
> expiry on the subkeys has been pushed forward again. Please update your
> copy of
> the key from a keyserver by running "gpg --refresh-keys 54CD2E60" or grab a
> fresh copy from the download area.
>
> Cheers,
>
>
> -David
>
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