Pymin is a router administration tool. It works under Linux and provide a consistent simple way to administrate common and basic network services provided for almost any router this days.

The core of Pymin is a server, which takes commands from users. The protocol is so simple you can virtually talk to the server using Netcat as it were a command console.

Services provided

  • DHCP
  • DNS
  • Firewall
  • IP / Routing, network devices and policy routing manipulation
  • NAT
  • PPP
  • Proxy
  • QoS
  • VPN
  • VRRP


There are no releases yet but the project is usable. You can get the code from the Git repository (or a snapshot).

Internal (developer) documentation

We have some example configuration files for several services.