tipc-socket - Man Page

show TIPC socket (port) information


tipc socket list


Options (flags) that can be passed anywhere in the command chain.

-h, ā€‰--help

Show help about last valid command. For example tipc socket --help will show socket help and tipc --help will show general help. The position of the option in the string is irrelevant.


A TIPC socket is represented by an unsigned integer.

Bound state

A bound socket has a logical TIPC port name associated with it.

Connected state

A connected socket is directly connected to another socket creating a point to point connection between TIPC sockets. If the connection to X was made using a logical port name Y that name will show up as connected to X via Y

Exit Status

Exit status is 0 if command was successful or a positive integer upon failure.

See Also

tipc(8), tipc-bearer(8) tipc-link(8), tipc-media(8), tipc-nametable(8), tipc-node(8),

Reporting Bugs

Report any bugs to the Network Developers mailing list <netdev@vger.kernel.org> where the development and maintenance is primarily done. You do not have to be subscribed to the list to send a message there.


Richard Alpe <richard.alpe@ericsson.com>

Referenced By

tipc(8), tipc-bearer(8), tipc-link(8), tipc-media(8), tipc-nametable(8), tipc-node(8), tipc-peer(8).

02 Jun 2015 iproute2 Linux