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Date: 2009mar23
OS: Linux
Level: beginner

Q.  What are the Linux networking utilties?

A.

ss - Show sockets netstat - Network status ntop - Show major network users ifconfig - Show interfaces ping <address> - Is <address> responding? ifup eth0 - Bring first ethernet port up ifdown eth0 - Bring first ethernet port down wireshark - Listen to traffic lsof - List open files (including sockets) nc - Send to a socket telnet - Connect to a port ssh - Make a secure connection
See man <command> for more info.

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