What is route?

Linux command: route – show or manipulate the IP routing table. Running route at the command line without any options will display the routing table entries: Kernel IP routing table Destination Gateway Genmask Flags Metric Ref Use Iface default 192.168.1.2 0.0.0.0 UG 1024 0 0 eth0 192.168.1.0 * 255.255.255.0 U 0 0 0 eth0 This […]

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What is ifconfig?

Ifconfig, when invoked with no arguments will display all the details of currently active interfaces. If you give the interface name as an argument, the details of that specific interface will be displayed. Example: # ifconfig eth0 Display Details of All interfaces Including Disabled Interfaces # ifconfig -a Disable an interface # ifconfig eth0 down […]

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