File gns3.changes of Package gns3

Sun Apr 12 11:11:56 UTC 2015 -

- New upstream version 1.3.1
  * Fix crash when save as can't create a directory
  * Initial config file content can be empty (fix export issues)
  * Return more informations about bad requests for crash reports
  * Allow less strict dependencies for easier install
  *   * Some spring cleaning
  * Fix missing IOU documentation
  * Add missing project name in curl documentation
  * Look in old IOU images location in order to smooth transition
  * Send HTTP errors 400 to the crash report system
  * Fix race condition during old project import
  * Do not overwrite initial-config IOU if client send an empty
  * Fix documentation about /ports/udp
  * Fix rare occasion when user manage to put text in port field
  * Fix a crash when exporting vpcs startup script
  * Fix an issue with sending iourc when a topologies is reloaded
  * Solve issue when iourc contains non ascii characters
  * Handle corrupted zip file with IOS image
  * Don't crash if we try to contact a non GNS3 remote server returning JSON
  * Skip tests in package
  * Check port range
  * Add a warning about too much ram for IOS
  * Fix crash if project is already closed
  * Check if wait for connection thread still running before emitting a signal.
  * Check if process files thread still running before emitting a signal.
  * Raven is an optional dependencies for Debian
  * Fix crash if a dumped topology as no node during save as
  * Fix: remove old ID references for ATM and Frame-Relay switches

Wed Apr  1 13:01:57 UTC 2015 -

- New upstream version 1.3.0
  * Fix etherswitch router
  * Fix issues with progress dialog
  * Fix save as
  * Fix crash when in same occasion the project name is missing
  * Update sentry key
  * Display adapters in the tooltips in the correct order.
  * Open consoles in alphanumerical order.
  * Auto idle-PC improvements.
  * Adds project id when requesting UDP port.
  * Fixes Thread problem. Fixes #229.
  * Cancel network requests if the progress dialog itself is canceled.
    Avoid closing the preferences dialog or any configuration dialog if there is a pending request. Fixes #227.
  * Fixes #228 (no alternative interface has been chosen).
  * Catch OSError when reading or writing the local server config file.
  * Fixes GUI that could not be closed when using an already running local server.
  * Save configs when project is committed.
  * Del key deletes selected link
  * Fix crash is no remote servers is available
  * For more detailed changelog, check

- added gns3-1.3.0-requires.patch

Sat Jan 17 11:35:10 UTC 2015 -

- New upstream version 1.2.3
  * Fixed temporary files path setting in general preferences which was not used.
  * Fixed missing devices from the node view when they use a remote server.
  * Fixed broken ASA kernel/initrd file browsers.
  * Fixed bug with WICs interfaces no showing up in the port list.
  * Fixed broken -netdev + legacy virtio in Qemu support.

- New upstream version 1.2.2
  - Small improvements / new features
   * Auxiliary console support for IOS routers.
   * Suspend / resume support for Qemu.
   * Dynamically configure network connections of running Qemu VMs (only with recent Qemu versions).
   * VPCS multi-host support (useful for old .net labs).
   * EtherSwitch routers can be added and configured like other IOS routers.
   * Change hostname option in the contextual device menu.
   * Import & export config options in contextual device menu.
   * Auto screenshot when saving a project.
   * Auto start project support (you have to manually edit your .gns3 project file).
   * Possibility to run VirtualBox as another user (Linux/OSX only).
   * Changes to the IOU L2 initial-config (16 Ethernet interfaces, no shutdown by default and 0 serial interfaces).
   * Upgraded SuperPutty to version in the all-in-one installer.
   * Support for IOURC file on the server side.
   * Bumped the maximum network adapters to 32 for Qemu (depending on Qemu version you cannot go above 8 or
     even 28, Qemu will just not start).
   * Possibility to apply or not the same text to all selected items when editing notes.
   * Added snapshot named 'reset' to linked cloned VirtualBox VMs.
   * Base configs are now stored in the GNS3 config directory.
   * Short port names in the topology summary.
   * Added the VirtualBox VM name in VirtualBox device tooltips.
   * More network interface options to the Qemu VM configuration interface as well as descriptions for all NICs.
   * Set 5 seconds timeout for local server connections.
   * Check if any device runs and warn the user before closing a project.
   * Restore the debug level status when starting.
   * Automatically select the symbol and category corresponding the edited item in the symbol selection dialog.
   * Scale SVG images to icon sizes.
   * Console switching from local/remote to remote/local while a VirtualBox VM is running.
   * More checks on minimum RAM for IOS routers and updates default values to match the latest IOS image requirements.
   * Default Jungle dock location is now bottom right corner.
  - Bug fixes
   * Fixed the default jungle news loading on Windows.
   * Fixed SuperPutty integration (not the default, still have to select it in the preferences).
   * Avoid uninitialized nodes to be saved in the project file.
   * Fixed bug when importing Host node with UDP NIOs.
   * Prevent GNS3 to crash on Windows when importing GNS3 config file.
   * Fixed resource access on Mac OS X.
   * Fixed transparency or border style restoration for ellipses and rectangles.
   * Support spaces in the controller name of VirtualBox clones.
   * Ignore Unicode errors when executing vboxmanage.
   * Get Windows interface list from the registry if the COM service fails.

- removed gns3-1.2.1-fix_transparency.patch now upstream 

Fri Jan  9 08:22:33 UTC 2015 -

- make a better use of distro specific macros

Wed Dec 10 18:48:59 UTC 2014 -

- added gns3-1.2.1-fix_transparency.patch to fix a transparency issue with shapes 

Fri Dec  5 12:21:26 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.2.1
  * Early support for IOSv and IOSv-L2 (with Qemu for now, which is slow on Windows/Mac OS X).
  * Support for CPU throttling and process priority for Qemu.
  * Support for full screen mode (View -> Fullscreen).
  * Bundled Qemu 0.13.0 in the Windows all-in-one. Default for all local Qemu VMs.
  * Bundled Qemu 0.14.1 in the Mac OS X App. Default for all local Qemu VMs.
  * Changed ASA defaults to use Qemu 0.13.0 (on Windows), have 4 interfaces and CPU throttling to 65%.
  * Fixed SecureCRT command line when space in the device name.
  * Fixed C7200 IO cards insert/remove issues and makes C7200-IO-FE the default.
  * Fixed port sorting issues.
  * Added default path for VBoxManage on Mac OS X
  * Upgraded gns3-converter to version 1.1.1 for Windows all-in-one and Mac OS X DMG.
  * New idle-PC field validation.
  * Possibility to load the project from command line (or double-click on a project on Windows).
  * Fixed Unicode error when using VirtualBox VM with a name containing non-english characters.
  * Updated the IOU VM with iouyap version 0.95 (packet capture). 

Tue Nov 25 12:30:44 UTC 2014 -

- Fixed license tag

Thu Nov 20 08:15:53 UTC 2014 -

- new upstream version 1.2
  * New VirtualBox support.
  * New GUI styles: charcoal (default) & classic. Changing GUI Preferences
  * Integration of GNS3 converter (allows old .net topologies to be opened).
  * VirtualBox linked clones support (experimental, still some problems with temporary projects).
  * Allow Qemu VM to have no interface.
  * Option to allow console connections to any local IP address when using the local server.
  * Automatically extract IOS configs when a project is closed.
  * Fix "new project" bug when using the GNS3 IOU VM.
  * qemu-system-i386 is the new default on 32-bit platforms.
  * Option to deactivate the new project dialog at startup.
  * Add "open a project" and "recent projects" buttons to the new project dialog.
  * New host node (cloud with all available Ethernet & TAP interfaces added).
  * Fix platform detection issue with some Cisco IOS image file name.
  * Add delay (default 500 ms) when Console to all nodes.
  * Check for duplicate node names in Preferences.
  * Fix bug when editing a Qemu VM configured to run on a remote server.
  * News dock widget is smaller.
  * Add detection of qemu and qemu.exe binaries.
  * New Telnet server for VirtualBox.
- added gns3-converter and python3-configobj as runtime dependencies

Sat Nov 08 05:34:00 UTC 2014 - Led <>

- fix bashisms in post/postun scripts

Thu Oct 23 09:06:12 UTC 2014 -

- new upstream version 1.1
- bug fixes
  * Warning message when using a remote server with IOU
  * Serial console for VirtualBox
  * Fixes EtherSwitch router
  * New Idle-PC dialog
  * Fixes #123 (Qemu binaries list not showing up)
  * Fixes #119
  * Fixes #126 (broken remote server feature)
  * Fixes #120 (broken cloud)
- removed broken_cloud.patch and broken_server.patch now upstream

Wed Oct 22 18:44:54 UTC 2014 -

- added broken_cloud.patch and broken_server.patch from upstream
  gitcode to fix issue 120 and 121

Tue Oct 21 20:52:35 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0
- New features
  * Snapshots support (currently only for local projects).
  * Possibility to configure a category for nodes (routers,
    switches, end devices or security devices).
  * Added support for xfce4-terminal, for Xubuntu.
  * Remote servers and load-balancing (some bugs, still
    things to improve).
  * Check for update feature.
  * GNS3 Jungle dock widget.
  * Getting started dialog.
  * Added path lookup directory for Qemu on OSX.
  * Bug fix when loading a project containing a remote server.
- Know issues and notes
  * VirtualBox support doesn’t work on Mac OS X.
  * VirtualBox support on other platforms hasn’t been fully tested
    and bugs may still be present.
  * Again, regarding VirtualBox integration, we have plans to rewrite
    the back-end to add more features and remove the dependency
    on vboxwrapper.

Mon Oct 20 20:56:56 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 Beta 4
- New features:
  * Preferences has been completely re-vamped for the
    various emulators: Dynamips, IOU, VirtualBox and Qemu.
-Know issues and notes
 * VirtualBox/QEMU on Mac OS X hasn’t been tested at all.
 * VirtualBox support on other platforms hasn’t been fully tested
   and bugs may still be present.
 * Regarding VirtualBox integration, we have plans to rewrite the
   back-end to add more features and remove the dependency on vboxwrapper.

Thu Sep 25 08:31:21 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 Beta 3
- New features
  * QEMU integration with ASA and IDS pre-configuration options.
  * Solarwinds Response Time Viewer integration (Windows 64-bit only).
- know issues and notes
  * VirtualBox support on other platforms hasn’t been fully tested and
    bugs may still be present.
  * Regarding VirtualBox integration, we have plans to rewrite the
    back-end to add more features and remove the dependency on vboxwrapper.
  * We still have a couple of beta releases planned before
    our first release candidate.

Wed Sep 3 07:41:38 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 Beta 2
  * Improved VirtualBox support on Windows and Linux.
  * VirtualBox support on Linux/OSX requires VirtualBox wrapper version >= 9.1
  * New “enable console” option for VirtualBox VMs.
  * New “start at” option for VirtualBox VMs (adapter start index, 0 by default).
  * EtherSwitch support (based on a c3745 image).
  * Multi-drop feature (use SHIFT key while dropping a new node on the drawing area).
  * Default font and color for labels.
  * Support for rectangle and ellipse color transparency.
  * New topology summary options: filter devices with capture(s) and stop all captures.
  * Commands for the GNS3 console (version, start, stop, suspend, reload, show device, show run, help and debug).
  * Layers implementation (anything below layer 0 will be locked to the drawing area).
  * Numeric sorting for Ethernet/hub ports.
  * Restore default buttons for general, packet capture and GNS3 server preferences.
  * Changed the default port ranges.
  * Normalized capture file names.
  * More checks on device names, especially for IOS and IOU which forbid some characters.
  * Handles zoom in or out using the mouse wheel + CTRL. Resets the zoom using CTRL+0.
  * Prevent node labels to be deleted.
  * The sparse memory feature is off by default for c1700 and c2600 platforms (to prevent a bug on reboot).

Thu Jul 24 07:42:09 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 Beta 1
  * Base VirtualBox support (still some issues, most of them on Linux and Mac OS X).
  * Prevent users to set the port and VLAN settings to 0 on Ethernet swithes.
  * Fixed issue when spaces are in capture file paths.
  * Fixed bug with live capture on Windows.
  * Work around for the c7200 reload bug in Dynamips <= 0.2.13.
  * Fixed some inconsistencies when exporting configs.
  * The early release dialog is gone!

Thu Jul 10 09:45:26 UTC 2014 -
- New upstream version 1.0 alpha 8
  * New feature: insert an image on the view.
  * New feature: change node symbols.
  * Default port configuration for Ethernet switch and hub devices.
  * New feature: import/export device configs.
  * Fixed issue when deleting note items that had parent items.
  * Check the minimum required amount of RAM when adding IOS images.
  * Start a packet capture from the device contextual menu.
  * Improvements on the topology summary and link highlighting.
  * Find an alternative IOS or IOU image if one cannot be found when importing a topology.
  * Find an alternative Ethernet interface if one cannot be found when importing a topology.
  * Use Windows interface names instead of their GUID (more user friendly).
  * Fixed IOU and VPCS renaming issues.
  * Fixed size restoration issues for rectangles and ellipses when loading a project.
  * Check for VPCS version >= 0.5b1
  * Fixed errors when connecting an IOU device to a cloud.
  * Packet capture for IOU works with the latest iouyap version (0.95) available here.

Tue Jul  1 07:08:30 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 alpha 7
  * Packet capture for IOS routers.
  * Packet capture for the Ethernet hub and Ethernet,
    ATM and Frame relay switches.
  * Packet capture for IOU (not working, issue with iouyap).
  * Add notes, rectangles & ellipses to topologies.
  * Show/hide interface labels.
  * Contextual device menu.
  * Recent file menu.
  * Lab instructions support (automatically open any file named
     instructions.* in the project directory or from the Help menu)
  * Load a project by dropping the project file on the view.
  * Duplicate option for notes, rectangles and ellipses.
  * Style settings for note, rectangle and ellipse items. Possibility
    to edit interface and node labels.
  * Fix: use Dynamips, IOU and VPCS identifiers to correctly
    load topologies.
  * IOU: rename startup-config to initial-config (makes more
    sense for IOU).
  * Option to uncompress IOS images.
  * Check for sticky bit when checking for executable access.
  * Fix: IOS image relative path problems.
  * Lots of small bug fixes.

Sat May 31 09:31:58 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 alpha 6
  * New host names management.
  * New project dialog (in preparation for cloud support).
  * Logs saved to files (GNS3_client.log and GNS3_server.log).
  * Relative paths support for IOS/IOU images in project files.
  * Fixed decoding errors when reading device configs.
  * Fixed privileged access checks for IOU.
  * Fixed validation issue with c2600 XM chassis.
  * Fixed VPCS start on Linux/UNIX.
  * Fixed Ethernet hub when loading a project.

Tue May 27 12:48:32 UTC 2014 -

- added new dependency python3-requests

Thu May 22 06:08:46 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 alpha 5
  * VPCS support (only version >= 0.5b1
  * Fixed console port errors when loading a project.
  * Fixed startup-config errors when loading a project.
  * Fixed minor issues on Mac OS X (DMG file coming soon).
  * IOU default startup-configs for layer 2 and layer 3 images.
    Allowing for faster loading times too.
  * Option to prevent starting the local server when openning the GUI.
  * Prevent devices to be started, stopped or suspended if their status is not right
  * More checks for cloud connections.
  * Show item coordinates in the status bar.
  * Amend device configs (hostname) when renaming.
  * UDP connection checks.

Thu May 15 07:42:16 UTC 2014 -

- New upstream version 1.0 alpha 4
  * Show Windows interface names in cloud tooltips.
  * Disconnect the server if the version differs from the GUI version.
  * Move cloud code to a builtin module and support for clouds on remote servers.
  * Options to use the default IOU RAM & NVRAM values.
  * Changed the name of default base startup and private configs.
  * Added “All files” filter when looking for an IOU or IOS image in the file broswer.
  * Graceful server shutdown on Windows.
  * Error message that JIT sharing is only supported in Dynamips unstable.
  * New UDP and console port allocation system for IOU. Fixes duplicated port issues.
  * Delete some Dynamips files that are useless to save in projects.
  * Fix: the path to GNS3 server was not saved.
  * Fix: RAM and NVRAM IOU image settings not propagated when creating an IOU device.
  * Fix: bug where IOS nvram/disk files were not kept after closing a topology.
  * Fix: bug that prevented changing any IOU device setting when connected to another node.
  * Fix: duplicated node id issue.
  * Fix: major bug with ghost instance overwriting any second router files (R2).
  * Fix: error when ldd cannot be found.
  * Fix: issues with local base configs for IOS.

Thu May  8 12:58:16 UTC 2014 -

- Improved spec file, added fdupes and made rpmlint happy

Wed May  7 07:51:48 UTC 2014 -

- Spec file clean up

Fri Apr 25 14:49:56 UTC 2014 -

- new upstream version 0.8.7
  * no changelog provided
  * no URL exist for the tarball, taken from GIT-HUB

Sat Nov 16 05:19:42 UTC 2013 -
- Minor spec file cleanups:
  + Remove package name from summary tag in spec file
  + Use full URL for source tarball.

Sat Nov 9 14:49:56 UTC 2013 -

- new upstream version 0.8.6
  * Fixed the broken snapshot feature.
  * Host devices don’t automatically add tap interfaces in the
    generic Ethernet NIO list anymore.
  * Auto open for instructions files when opening the topology via
    the command line, a file explorer or a drag & drop on the workspace.
  * Modified the default Etherswitch configuration (renamed some macros
    + added vtp file nvram:vlan.dat)
  * Fixed small bugs with “idlepc get” command and Ethernet
    switch auto port allocation.
  * New Dutch translation & Italian translation updated.

Sun Sep 15 14:49:56 UTC 2013 -

- new upstream version 0.8.5
  * New symbols for ASA, Qemu guest and Vbox guest.
  * Fixed a major issue that prevented to use the auto
    idle-pc calculation feature.
  * Implemented the Restore snapshot feature following
    Rednectar’s suggestions (
  * Snapshots are now stored in a separate directory inside project directory.
  * Increased lowest and max zoom values.
  * Updated Italian translation.
  * Added Xshell 4 command lines in terminal settings.
  * Fixed issue with the contextual device menu.
  * Fixed bug when launching VPCS and there was a space in the project path.
  * Option ‘Use hypervisor manager’ changed to ‘Bind to external
    hypervisor(s)’ (logic is inverted) in IOS images and hypervisors dialog.
  * Checks: if VPCS is installed and if Dynamips is marked as executable.
  * Added instructions entry to Help menu.
  * Automatic opening of instructions file when loading a project.
  * Fixed Teraterm, SecureCRT and Konsole terminal command lines.
  * Added “-vga none” option to ASA Pre-configuration.
  * Updated the SecureCRT script to automatically reconnect if disconnected.
  * Fixed a bug with load-balancing on multiple external hypervisors.
  * Fixed issue when binding Qemuwrapper to a PC’s real IP address.
  * Various other small bug fixes.

Sun Jul  7 14:49:56 UTC 2013 -

- new upstream version 0.8.4
  * Lots of GUI improvements.
  * New hub device.
  * New Idlemax and Idlesleep settings (advanced manipulation of IDLE PC).
  * IOS image and settings test button.
  * New Tool menu to start external scripts/tools.
  * Drag & drop of multiple devices when pressing SHIFT.
  * Temporary projects are created by default.
  * VirtualBox interface numbering starts at 0 (e.g. e0 = VirtualBox
    interface 1 = eth0 on Linux).
  * Support for 36 network cards in VirtualBox (using ICH9 chipset)
  * New option to save traffic captures in project directories.
  * Experimental auto IDLE PC calculation feature.
  * Added entries to have Dynamips/Qemu/VirtualBox hypervisors bind/listen to
    all available IP/host addresses (optional).
  * AW+ router support by Allied Telesis from New Zealand (educational version of
    their OS to be released).
  * Removed the “Save IOS configs option” in project settings. IOS configs are
    always saved.
  * Qemu FLASH files are automatically saved in a directory named
    ‘qemu-flash-drives’ (in the project directory).

Mon Jan  7 14:49:56 UTC 2013 -

- new upstream version
  * minor fixes and support for access to GNS3 VirtualBox VM hostnames
    from inside VMs (e.g. VBoxControl guestproperty get NameInGNS3)
  * includes updated vboxwrapper that work with the new VirtualBox 4.2
- removed gns3-0.8.3-defaults.diff now in upstream code

Sun Aug  5 18:09:27 UTC 2012 -

- added gns3-0.8.3-defaults.diff to fix wrong default VBOX paths

Sun Aug  5 11:27:04 UTC 2012 -

- New upstream version 0.8.3
  * New base configuration (startup-config) for devices with
    NM-16ESW (named baseconfig_sw.txt). =
  * Support for drag & drop of topology files inside GNS3.
  * Global TCP port tracker to allocate ports and avoid conflicts
    (console + AUX ports for IOS routers and console ports for
    Qemu-like/VirtualBox devices are tracked).
  * Option to freely use the first VBox interface inside VMs
    (i.e. eth0 on Linux).
  * Backup nvram export when Dynamips has crashed.
  * Complete IPv6 support (with correct functions).
  * Support for binding on specific addresses when loading a topology.
  * Option to track opened node consoles in order to close them when the
    node gets deleted.  
Wed Apr 18 10:14:05 UTC 2012 -

- fix license to be in spdx format

Sun Apr 15 20:54:43 UTC 2012 -

- New upstream version 0.8.2 (Virtual box support) 

Tue May 31 19:01:34 UTC 2011 -

- brequire update-desktop-file

Mon May  9 14:37:18 UTC 2011 -

- Added vde2 as recommended app 

Sun May  8 21:46:03 UTC 2011 -

- Removed from spec files instructions for unsupported suse version
- Moved qemu and wireshark to Recommends and not Requires 

Mon Apr 18 21:52:34 UTC 2011 -

- added man page 

Tue Apr 12 07:39:02 UTC 2011 -

- new upstream version 0.7.4
  * Greek translation
  * Hypervisor allocation per IOS type
  * Improvements on Ethernet Switch (dynamic remapping of VLAN or type)
  * Adaptations to support Dynamips 0.2.8 RC3 community
  * Integration of a loopback manager for Windows
Sun Apr 10 23:22:31 UTC 2011 -

- added mime type for .net topology files 

Mon Feb  7 18:35:08 UTC 2011 -

- New upstream version 0.7.3
 * Only the necessary files (nvram, flash, disks etc.) are copied
   or kept when creating projects and snapshots.
 * Preventing unsaved interface labels to show up after loading a
   topology. This can be reset using the
   "show interface labels" button.
 * Improvements for ATM and Frame Relay switches: proper naming,
   dynamic mapping support and it is not needed to remove a link to
   change its DLCI/VC mapping.
 * PCAP capture support for Qemu based devices
   (Qemu host, JunOS ASA, PIX, IDS). This option cannot be used after
   the selected device is started.
 * Fixed many issues with the snapshot feature.
   Now it should work as expected.
 * New node type: EtherSwitch router. This is a c3700 router
   with a Etherswitch NM-16ESW loaded.
 * Better consistency between buttons and menus. Many items have
   been renamed, toolbar buttons accessible from the menu etc.
 * Possibility to configure the AUX port. Only works for c7200 routers
   (Preferences -> Dynamips -> Base AUX port).
 * Changed standard naming convention for project and snapshots.
   Topology file is named, working directory: working and
   configurations directory: configs.
 * Double click on a running node opens a console.
 * Reload all devices option.
 * Translation updates.
 * Many more

Mon Oct 25 00:57:29 UTC 2010 -

- New upstream version 0.7.2 
- Installed qemuwrapper utils
- added qemu as dependency

Fri Jun  4 08:13:13 UTC 2010 -

- New upstream version 0.7.1 

Tue Dec  1 00:12:42 UTC 2009 -

- fixed 11.2 building (as noarch)

* Sun Jun 07 2009 - Andrea Florio <> 0.6.1
- new upstream version 0.6.1
* Fri Dec 19 2008 - Andrea Florio <> 0.6
- new upstream version 0.6
* Wed Nov 05 2008 - Andrea Florio <>
- no longer a no arch. py_sitedit is /usr/lib/ecc or /usr/lib64/ecc
* Mon Aug 04 2008 - Andrea Florio <>
- new package
- added menu icon

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