Does Bird accept configuration changes using the command line?

Alex Bligh alex at
Wed Nov 14 18:59:47 CET 2012

On 14 Nov 2012, at 15:00, 3.listas at wrote:

> How could I do this using the Bird? Any suggestions?

We simple use perl -p -i -e to change the config file and send bird a signal (or do a birdc reload, I forget which). It's a soft reload so only changes the metric and doesn't lose any sessions etc.

Alex Bligh

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