NFD: Named Data Networking Forwarding Daemon¶
NFD is a network forwarder that implements and evolves together with the Named Data Networking (NDN) protocol. NFD is a core component of the NDN Platform.
A brief overview of NFD and its major modules.
Instructions for obtaining, installing, and running NFD.
Suggestions for configuring and running non-standard NFD setups.
A comprehensive guide to the design and implementation of NFD. The developer’s guide also contains suggestions and hints for anyone wanting to modify or extend NFD.
NDN Software Contributor’s Guide (guide for newcomers to the NDN community of software)
The NFD Wiki contains detailed protocol specifications and information for building on unsupported platforms.
Please submit any bugs or feature requests to the NFD issue tracker.
NFD is a free and open-source software package licensed under the GPL version 3 and is the centerpiece of our committement to making NDN’s core technology free and open to all Internet users and developers. For more information about licensing, refer to COPYING.md.