EdgeRouter - EdgeOS feature backends

Overview


Readers will learn about the open source projects on which many of the EdgeOS features are based. If you know what they are, it may help in understanding the system and writing better feature requests.

Services


Firewall netfilter
Firewall groups ipset
NAT netfilter
Web Proxy Squid
URL filtering SquidGuard
Routing stack Quagga
DHCP ISC DHCPD*
DNS forwarding dnsmasq
SSH OpenSSH
IPsec VPN StrongSWAN
OpenVPN OpenVPN
PPTP server poptop
PPPOE RP-PPPOE
SNMP NET-SNMP
LLDP and other discovery protocols lldpd
HTTP server lighttpd
Netflow/Sflow pmacct
L2TP xl2tpd
Base system Debian GNU/Linux

 *Note: ISC DHCPD is default, however in 1.9.0 dnsmasq may be enabled for DHCP.

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