nield(Network Interface Events Logging Daemon) is a tool that receives notifications from the kernel through the netlink socket, and generates logs related to interfaces, neighbor cache(ARP,NDP), IP address(IPv4,IPv6), routing, FIB rules, traffic control.


Apr 28, 2015

NIELD 0.6.1 released.
This release includes some bug fixes.

Dec 10, 2014

NIELD 0.6.0 released.
This release includes support for state of bridge port.

Dec 10, 2014

I moved this repository from sourceforge to github.

Apr 28, 2014

NIELD 0.5.1 released.
This release includes a security udpate and a support for systemd.

Feb 26, 2014

NIELD 0.5.0 released.
This release includes a scoket buffer size option support.

Feb 22, 2014

mrtparse 1.0 released.
mrtparse is a module to read and analyze the MRT format data.

Aug 7, 2013

NIELD 0.4.0 released.
This release includes traffic control support.

Jun 27, 2012

NIELD 0.3.0 released.
This release includes syslog support, and RPM packages are also available.

Apr 11, 2012

NIELD 0.23 released.
This release includes minor updates and bugfixes.

Feb 10, 2012

NIELD 0.22 released.
This release includes minor updates and bugfixes.

Dec 27, 2011

NIELD 0.21 released.
It added support for the gretap interface, and minor bugfixes.

Aug 17, 2011

NIELD 0.20 released.
It added new events to display the state of the ethernet bridge and the bonding interface.

Jun 21, 2011

NIELD 0.11 released.
It fixed to debug rtm_flags and check RTM_F_CLONED.

Feb 6, 2011

If you use kernel 2.6.18, it is likely that nield cannot receive events related to neighbor cache(ARP,NDP) due to kernel bug. Please update your kernel to 2.6.18-194 or above to fix it. Thanks nob!!

Jan 23, 2011

NIELD 0.10 released.