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

Version: 6.8.0

See also: iproute-devel, iproute-tc.

System Administration

arpd userspace arp daemon.
bridge show / manipulate bridge addresses and devices
ctstat alias for lnstat
dcb show / manipulate DCB (Data Center Bridging) settings
dcb-app show / manipulate application priority table of the DCB (Data Center Bridging) subsystem
dcb-apptrust show / configure per-selector trust and trust order of the application priority table of the DCB (Data Center Bridging) subsystem.
dcb-buffer show / manipulate port buffer settings of the DCB (Data Center Bridging) subsystem
dcb-dcbx show / manipulate port DCBX (Data Center Bridging eXchange)
dcb-ets show / manipulate ETS (Enhanced Transmission Selection) settings of the DCB (Data Center Bridging) subsystem
dcb-maxrate show / manipulate port maxrate settings of the DCB (Data Center Bridging) subsystem
dcb-pfc show / manipulate PFC (Priority-based Flow Control) settings of the DCB (Data Center Bridging) subsystem
dcb-rewr show / manipulate the rewrite table of the DCB (Data Center Bridging) subsystem
devlink Devlink tool
devlink-dev devlink device configuration
devlink-dpipe devlink dataplane pipeline visualization
devlink-health devlink health reporting and recovery
devlink-lc devlink line card configuration
devlink-monitor state monitoring
devlink-port devlink port configuration
devlink-rate devlink rate management
devlink-region devlink address region access
devlink-resource devlink device resource configuration
devlink-sb devlink shared buffer configuration
devlink-trap devlink trap configuration
genl generic netlink utility frontend
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 The ip fou commands are used to create and delete receive ports for Foo-over-UDP (FOU) as well as Generic UDP Encapsulation (GUE).
ip-gue alias for ip-fou
ip-ioam IPv6 In-situ OAM (IOAM)
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-mptcp MPTCP path manager configuration
ip-mroute multicast routing cache management
ip-neighbour neighbour/arp tables management.
ip-netconf network configuration monitoring
ip-netns process network namespace management
ip-nexthop nexthop object management
ip-ntable neighbour table configuration
ip-route routing table management
ip-rule routing policy database management
ip-sr IPv6 Segment Routing management
ip-stats manage and show interface statistics
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
nstat alias for rtacct
rdma RDMA tool
rdma-dev RDMA device configuration
rdma-link rdma link configuration
rdma-resource rdma resource configuration
rdma-statistic RDMA statistic counter configuration
rdma-system RDMA subsystem configuration
routel list routes with pretty output format
rtacct network statistics tools.
rtmon listens to and monitors RTnetlink
rtstat alias for lnstat
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
vdpa vdpa management tool
vdpa-dev vdpa device configuration
vdpa-mgmtdev vdpa management device view