FRRouting Release 8.1.0 [Download]

FRRouting Release 8.1 Available for Download

November 09, 2021

We are pleased to announce FRR 8.1.

FRR 8.1 brings a long list of enhancements and fixes with 1200 commits from 75 developers. Thanks to all contributers.

Debian Packages - https://deb.frrouting.org/

RPM Packages - https://rpm.frrouting.org/

Snaps - https://snapcraft.io/frr

Docker - frrouting/frr:v8.1.0

Release Overview

Features

FRRouting 2021 GSOC Project

FRRouting’s GSOC student implemented the infrastructure needed to add the ability to call out to user provided Lua scripts from within FRR. Keep an eye out for developments in this area.

You can read about the work he did here:

https://frrouting.github.io/frr-gsoc/year-2021/projects/lua-hook-points https://dlqs.dev/frr-gsoc-2021.html

And its presentation at Netdev 0x15: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8R1MYP7M48&t=1051s

Thank you @dlqs!

Changelog

Behavior Changes

bgpd

isisd

nhrpd

ospf6d

ospfd

pathd

pbrd

pimd

vtysh

zebra

Internal improvements

lib

yang

Packaging changes

alpine


Contributors