Vyatta documentation

Learn how to install, configure, and operate the Vyatta Network Operating System (Vyatta NOS) and Orchestrator, which help drive our virtual networking and physical platforms portfolio.

CLI command types

The different command types that you can use in the Vyatta NOS CLI.

You can use two main types of commands in the CLI:

  • Commands to operate and configure Vyatta NOS
  • Commands provided by the operating system shell in which the CLI operates

The set of commands that you can execute within the CLI depends upon your user role and its privileges. You can execute any command for which you have the appropriate privileges.