The Cobra Project
Component based Routing Architecture
for Linux 2.4+

Developer: Amir Guindehi
Core Team: Amir Guindehi, Ralph Keller, Lukas Ruf


Related Projects


Binary Releases Cobra Linux Kernel Releases:

If you need a control protocol to load/unload plugins along given paths or if you want to do flow based routing, take a look at PBRD - A Path Based Routing Daemon

Semester thesis SA-2001.30, Sommer 2001, Federal Institute of Technology:
Presentation held at the Federal Institute of Technology the 05.07.2001:

Off Site Documentation Rusty's Netfilter: Kernel Guides:

Linux Guides:

Router Plugins:

CVS Server

You can access the CVS server in two ways:

Use the web interface to my CVS repository for casual browsing...

... or to grab the latest sources, you can do the following:

  1. Log in to the cvs server anonymously:
    cvs -d login
  2. When it asks you for a password type `cvs'.
  3. Check out the code using:
  4. cvs -z3 -d co cobra
  5. To update to the latest version, use
    cvs -z3 -d -P update

Mailing List

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Last update: Tuesday, 25 December, 2001 4:08
© 2001 by Digital Impact GmbH, Amir Guindehi