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Configuration shell for Linux routers

CISH is a configuration shell for Linux machines that are used as network routers. It provides configuration commands that handle network devices, access control, and routing. The command syntax and CLI closely mimic the behaviour of Cisco network devices.


Administrator's Guide available in PDF format from


Download version 0.9.0 (beta)
released on 10 March 2001



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License:GPLJanet Casey29 April 2002

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 21 January 2017.


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