Vyatta NOS documentation

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

Basic navigation in the web GUI

Navigational elements that are common to all web GUI pages, and their functionality.

Figure 1. Web GUI layout
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  1. Status area
    Displays some basic system information:
    • The version of Vyatta NOS that is running on the host system.
    • The amount of time that Vyatta NOS has been active (uptime).
    • The current host system time. This is a hyperlink — select it to go to the Configuration page, where you can change the system time if you wish.
  2. Content area
    The main area for information and functionality — this is particular to each page in the GUI.
  3. Primary navigation area
    Provides tabs that you can use to move between the main pages in the GUI.
  4. Login/logout area
    Displays some basic information and controls:
    • The host name of the system you've logged into. This is a hyperlink — click it to go to the Configuration page, where you can change the host name if you wish.
    • The username of the account you used to log in.
    • A hyperlink to log out of the system.