teamnl - Man Page

team network device Netlink interface tool


teamnl [-p port_name] [-a array_index] team_device command [command_args...]
teamnl -h


teamnl is a tool enabling interaction with a team device via the team driver Netlink interface. This tools serves mainly for debugging purposes. Note that it makes no sense to use this tool to change options on team device controlled by a teamd instance.


-h, ā€‰--help

Print help text to console and exit.

-p ifname, --port_name ifname

Select per-port option of provided interface name.

-a index, --array_index index

Select array option of provided array index.



Dumps team ports.


Dumps team options.

getoption opt_name

Gets option by selected name.

setoption opt_name opt_value

Sets option by selected name.

monitor opt_style

Monitors changes made to options, ports and interface information. Style can be either "changed" (default) or "all".

See Also

teamd(8), teamdctl(8), teamd.conf(5)


Jiri Pirko is the original author and current maintainer of libteam.

Referenced By

bond2team(1), teamd(8), teamd.conf(5), teamdctl(8).

2013-04-01 libteam Team Netlink Interface