[lfs-dev] inetutils

Igor Živković contact at igor-zivkovic.from.hr
Tue Jan 14 14:07:46 PST 2014

On 01/14/2014 10:55 PM, Christoph Vigano wrote:
> On 01/14/2014 10:53 PM, Armin K. wrote:
>> On 14.1.2014 22:28, Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
>>> I like to use ifconfig. Have to run a manpage to get about the same with
>>> ip, have done in some situations. Please, do not ask which info, I
>>> cannot remember, now. Only remember that when I need some specific info
>>> when installing new systems, I really use it, and am very busy in the
>>> install to try avoiding using any manpages, particularly the one for ip.
>>> I guess this is one of the places in my memory where I am irreparably
>>> deprecated myself. :-)
>> I didn't ask about removing it. net-tools version still works for you,
>> right? netstat is other of the utils from net-tools I find handy and
>> can't find a replacement for. If anyone else knows of a tool that works
>> similar, please speak!
> I think ss is the program you are looking for. Takes little time to get
> used to it. I can't find the site right now where each tool in inetutils
> had some equivalent named from the iproute2 package.


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