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cli: Migrate and merge "system name-servers-dhcp" into "system name-server"
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As VyOS 1.3-epa1 will be released shortly it's the last change to iron out some CLI design flaws from the past.

We have set system name-server <ipv4|ipv4> to specify a nameserver IP address we wan't to use. We also have set system name-servers-dhcp <interface> which does the same, but the name server in question is retrieved via DHCP.

Both CLI nodes should be merged under one set system name-server <ipv4|ipv6|interface> node - to keep things as they are in real life - we need a name-server.


Difficulty level
Normal (likely a few hours)
Why the issue appeared?
Will be filled on close
Is it a breaking change?
Config syntax change (migratable)
Issue type
Improvement (missing useful functionality)

Event Timeline

c-po changed Difficulty level from Unknown (require assessment) to Normal (likely a few hours).
c-po changed Is it a breaking change? from Unspecified (possibly destroys the router) to Config syntax change (migratable).
c-po changed Issue type from Unspecified (please specify) to Improvement (missing useful functionality).
c-po claimed this task.
c-po triaged this task as High priority.