Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

Entering and exiting configuration mode

How to enter and exit configuration mode and the related commands.

To enter configuration mode, use the configure command in operational mode.

Entering configuration mode

vyatta@vyatta:~$ configure
vyatta@vyatta#

Once in configuration mode, the command prompt changes from this:

user@host:~$

to this:

user@host#

To exit configuration mode, use exit from the top level of configuration.

If you have changed configuration, you must either commit changes by using the commit command or discard them by using exit discard .