This is the GNS3 server repository.
The GNS3 server manages emulators such as Dynamips, VirtualBox or Qemu/KVM. Clients like the GNS3 GUI controls the server using a HTTP REST API.
You will need the GNS3 GUI (gns3-gui repository) to control the server.
master is the next stable release, you can test it in your day to day activities. Bug fixes or small improvements pull requests goes here.
Never use this branch for production. Major new features pull requests goes here.
Linux (Debian based)
The following instructions have been tested with Ubuntu and Mint. You must be connected to the Internet in order to install the dependencies.
- Python 3.3 or above
The following commands will install some of these dependencies:
sudo apt-get install python3-setuptools sudo apt-get install python3-netifaces
Finally these commands will install the server as well as the rest of the dependencies:
cd gns3-server-master sudo python3 setup.py install gns3server
To run tests use:
Please use our all-in-one installer.
Mac OS X
Please use our DMG package for a simple installation.
If you want to test the current git version or contribute to the project.
brew install python3 mkvirtualenv gns3-server --python=/usr/local/bin/python3.4 python3 setup.py install gns3server