Commit bfd71178 authored by Pavel Machek's avatar Pavel Machek

Documentation fixes suggested by mj

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<date>2000
<abstract>
This document contains documentation for Basic Internet Routing Daemon
This document contains documentation for BIRD Internet Routing Daemon
</abstract>
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<p>Everything on a line after # is a comment, whitespace is
ignored. If there's variable number of options, it is grouped using {
} brackets.
<p>You can find example of more complicated configuration file in <file>doc/bird.conf.example</file>.
<sect2>Global options
<descrip>
<tag>log "<m/filename/"|syslog|stderr all|{ debug, trace, info,
remote, warning, error, auth, fatal, bug }</tag> set logging of
classes (either all or { error, trace } etc.) into selected destination.
classes (either all or { error, trace } etc.) into selected
destination. You may specify more than one <cf/log/ line to
log to multiple destinations.
<tag>debug protocols all|off|{ states, routes, filters,
interfaces, events, packets }</tag> set debugging options.
<tag>filter <m/name/ { <m/commands/ }</tag> define filter. You can
learn more about filters in next chapter.
<tag>protocol rip|ospf|bgp <m/name/ { <m>protocol options</m> }</tag> define
protocol instance, called name. You can learn more about
<tag>protocol rip|ospf|bgp <m/[name]/ { <m>protocol options</m> }</tag> define
protocol instance, called name (or called something like rip5
if you ommit name). You can learn more about
configuring protocols in their own chapters.
<tag>define constant = expression</tag> define constant. You can
use it later in every place you could use simple integer.
<tag>router id <m/ip_address/</tag> set router id.
<tag>router id <m/num.num.num.num/</tag> set router
id. Usually lowest IP address of router.
<tag>table <m/name/</tag> create new routing table.
</descrip>
<p>You can find example of more complicated configuration file in <file>doc/bird.conf.example</file>.
<sect2>Per-protocol options
<p>FIXME - document preference, disabled, debug, import, export, table; see nest/config.Y
<sect>Filters
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