0
votes
2answers
38 views

ip link set not assigning IP Address but ifup does

Since ip is set to replace ifconfig, I'm trying to get myself used to using the ip suite of commands. I'm trying to enable my NIC with ip link set eth3 up That doesn't assign an IPv4 address ...
73
votes
4answers
8k views

Should I quit using Ifconfig?

With the servers that mount Infiniband cards, when I use the ifconfig command, I get this warning: Ifconfig uses the ioctl access method to get the full address information, which limits hardware ...
0
votes
2answers
657 views

Reported bandwidth usage differs between iproute2 and ifconfig

My group has a server set up to image our workstations using FOG. I was a bit curious to see how much bandwidth we were using. When I run ifconfig eth0, the TX/RX lines read RX packets:166949376 ...