Package iproute

Advanced IP routing and network device configuration tools

The iproute package contains networking utilities (ip and rtmon, for example)
which are designed to use the advanced networking capabilities of the Linux

System Administration
Command Description
arpd userspace arp daemon.
bridge show / manipulate bridge addresses and devices
devlink Devlink tool
devlink-dev devlink device configuration
devlink-monitor state monitoring
devlink-port devlink port configuration
devlink-resource devlink device resource configuration
devlink-sb devlink shared buffer configuration
genl generic netlink utility frontend
ifcfg simplistic script which replaces ifconfig IP management
ifstat handy utility to read network interface statistics
ip show / manipulate routing, network devices, interfaces and tunnels
ip-address protocol address management
ip-addrlabel protocol address label management
ip-fou Foo-over-UDP receive port configuration
ip-l2tp L2TPv3 static unmanaged tunnel configuration
ip-link network device configuration
ip-macsec MACsec device configuration
ip-maddress multicast addresses management
ip-monitor state monitoring
ip-mroute multicast routing cache management
ip-neighbour neighbour/arp tables management.
ip-netconf network configuration monitoring
ip-netns process network namespace management
ip-ntable neighbour table configuration
ip-route routing table management
ip-rule routing policy database management
ip-sr IPv6 Segment Routing management
ip-tcp_metrics management for TCP Metrics
ip-token tokenized interface identifier support
ip-tunnel tunnel configuration
ip-vrf run a command against a vrf
ip-xfrm transform configuration
lnstat unified linux network statistics
rdma RDMA tool
rdma-dev RDMA device configuration
rdma-link rdma link configuration
rdma-resource rdma resource configuration
routel list routes with pretty output format
rtacct network statistics tools.
rtmon listens to and monitors RTnetlink
rtpr replace backslashes with newlines.
ss another utility to investigate sockets
tipc a TIPC configuration and management tool
tipc-bearer show or modify TIPC bearers
tipc-link show links or modify link properties
tipc-media list or modify media properties
tipc-nametable show TIPC nametable
tipc-node modify and show local node parameters or list peer nodes
tipc-peer modify peer information
tipc-socket show TIPC socket (port) information