[Mikrotik] Reduced detail export?

Scott Reed sreed at nwwnet.net
Thu Apr 5 16:14:56 CDT 2012

It is in 5.12.
Do be aware there are a few bugs in compact.  Some of them are mentioned 
in the MT forum.  There may be others.  Overall it seems to work fairly 

On 4/5/2012 4:32 PM, Butch Evans wrote:
> On Thu, 2012-04-05 at 12:57 -0700, Bill Prince wrote:
>> Did someone mention that ROS 5.x has a "reduced fat" export that takes
>> out all the default configuration stuff, or something like that?
>> Does it actually work?  How do you implement it?
> it is available beginning in 5.14 (I think).  To use it, just use the
> "compact" argument to the export command.  For instance:
> /export compact
> will export ALL configuration that is not default.
> /interface wireless export compact
> will export all wireless configuration that is not default.

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