I was going to write up a blog post about setting up a self-hosted Zerotier server when I came to the realisation that there wasn’t really any good management tools for the CLI for ZeroTier.
The “Getting Started” guide from ZeroTier is pretty sparse on explanations on what things do, with some
curl commands thrown into the mix to do things like create networks, authorise members, and things like that, but that is nowhere near convenient to use on a command line, though that is made pretty clear by the end of first page where they say
You’d likely build yourself something fancier around this API.
And they were right! I built something slightly fancier! Introducing Zerotier-Console!