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What processes are running on the Turris router?

You will find the running processes in the console with pstree and below is a list and description of the processes that are present in the router after the basic installation. The list applies to Turris OS 3.6.x . With multiple installed user packages, additional processes may be added, the following list thus includes processes that are on the router running after the basic installation.

This list is not a guarantee that these processes will always be present on the router; each update will tell you which packages are added or uninstalled. However, the processes we publish here will be supported in the long term

You can find a process summary on the router from the command line by using the command pstree CAUTION: Additional running processes are added by installing additional packages.

Blue Turris 1.0 and 1.1 (not sold outside Czech republic)

  • Procd - initialization program
  • Askfirst - Asks before starting the process
  • Etc - Running processes at the set time
  • Cron - Periodic execution of tasks
  • DNSmasq - DHCP server for IPv4
  • Odhcpd - DHCP server for IPv6 (works with DNSmasq)
  • Lighttpd - web server
  • Python - most likely the Foris web interface
  • Nuts - netconf interface for UCI setup tool from OpenWRT
  • Nethist - Creating Turris statistics for Spectator and Android
  • Netifd - the Ethernet interface manager, the odhcpc and udhcpc clients are being poured
  • Ntpclient - client for NTP service - time detection
  • Ntpd - NTP daemon for providing time
  • Rainbow - light diode manager (blue Turris, Omnii running hardware),
  • Rpcd - a necessary part for LuCI
  • Sshd - daemon for ssh
  • Syslog - logon daemon
  • Ubusd - Provides communication on the SW bus
  • Ucollect - data collection
  • Ulogd - userspace daemon ulogd for advanced logging of captured packets
  • Unbound - The old Turis DNS server

Turris Omnia

Processes that are also running in Turris Omnia routers.

  • Kresd - DNS Knot
  • Mountd - automatic disk attachment
  • Sfpswitch.py ​​- switch to SFP optical connection
  • Smartd - deamon for SMART disk monitoring - after setting it can send email if there are errors on the disk

What's not running on Turris Omnia:

  • Unbound
  • Rainbow