mptcpd - Man Page

multipath TCP daemon

Synopsis

mptcpd[-d?V] [-l DEST] [--debug] [--plugin-dir=DIR] [--path-manager=PLUGIN][--help] [--usage] [--log=DEST][--version]

Description

mptcpd is a daemon for Linux based operating systems that performs multipath TCP (see IETF RFC 6824) path management related operations in the user space.  It interacts with the Linux kernel through a generic netlink connection to track per-connection information, available network interfaces, request new MPTCP subflows, handle requests for subflows, etc.

Options

mptcpd accepts the following command line options:

-d,--debug

enable debug log messages

-?,--help

display mptcpd help information

--usage

display brief mptcpd usage information

-l DEST--log=DEST

log output to DEST, where DEST can be stderr, syslog or journal

--plugin-dir=DIR

set plugin directory to DIR

--path-manager=PLUGIN

set default path manager plugin to PLUGIN, overriding plugin priorities

-V,--version

display mptcpd version information

Files

/etc/mptcpd/mptcpd.conf

Location of the mptcpd system configuration file.

Bugs

Report bugs to mptcp@lists.01.org.

See Also

genl(8)

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2018-09-13 Multipath TCP Daemon System Management Commands