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🔎Julia Evans🔍 on Twitter: “the ip command… “

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/03/06

[] 🔎Julia Evans🔍 on Twitter: “the ip command… “

Larger image below the fold; thanks Julia!

Shortened transcript:

  • ip
    • lets you view and change network configuration
    • object: addr, link, neigh, etc
    • command: add, show, delete, etc
  • ip addr list
    • shows IP addresses
  • ip route list
    • displays the route table
    • ip route list table all
  • ip netsh
    • manage network namespaces
  • ip link
    • network devices (like eth0)
  • ip neigh
    • view/edit the ARP table
  • ip xfrm
  • ip -s link
    • s is for statistics
    • shows transmitted/received packets for each device

Lots of additions in the Twitter Thread too, including (and some of them I still need to figure out):

Many people – including me – that were used to net-tools have difficulty remembering the new syntax or new features:

So here is some background reading:



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