[lfs-dev] inetutils

Christoph Vigano mail at cvigano.de
Tue Jan 14 14:09:05 PST 2014

On 01/14/2014 11:07 PM, Igor Živković wrote:
> 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.
> http://dougvitale.wordpress.com/2011/12/21/deprecated-linux-networking-commands-and-their-replacements/

Thank you very much, that's the page I've been looking for. Helped me a lot.

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