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|Homepage URL=https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/network/ethtool/
 
|Homepage URL=https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/network/ethtool/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
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|Is High Priority Project=No
 
|VCS checkout command=git clone https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/network/ethtool/ethtool.git
 
|VCS checkout command=git clone https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/network/ethtool/ethtool.git
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
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|Decommissioned/Obsolete=No
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|Accepts cryptocurrency donations=No
 
|Keywords=kernel,system administration,diagnostics,ethtool,troubleshooting
 
|Keywords=kernel,system administration,diagnostics,ethtool,troubleshooting
 
|Version identifier=4.0
 
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|Version download=https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/network/ethtool/ethtool-4.0.tar.xz
 
|Version download=https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/network/ethtool/ethtool-4.0.tar.xz
 
|Version comment=4.0 stable released 2015-05-31
 
|Version comment=4.0 stable released 2015-05-31
|Last review by=bwh
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|Test entry=No
|Last review date=2015/05/31
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|Last review by=Bendikker
|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Last review date=2018/04/17
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Status=
 
 
|Is GNU=No
 
|Is GNU=No
 
|License verified date=2002-03-04
 
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|Email=bwh@kernel.org
 
|Email=bwh@kernel.org
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|Resource URL=https://pypi.org/project/ethtool
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|Resource URL=https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/ethtool
 
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Latest revision as of 15:00, 17 April 2018

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Ethtool

https://www.kernel.org/pub/software/network/ethtool/
Ethernet diagnostic and tuning tool

ethtool is the standard Linux utility for controlling network drivers and hardware, particularly for wired Ethernet devices. It can be used to:

  • Get identification and diagnostic information
  • Get extended device statistics
  • Control speed, duplex, autonegotiation and flow control for Ethernet devices
  • Control checksum offload and other hardware offload features
  • Control DMA ring sizes and interrupt moderation
  • Control receive queue selection for multiqueue devices
  • Upgrade firmware in flash memory





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

4 March 2002




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Ben Hutchings Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.kernel.org/?p=network/ethtool/ethtool.git
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:bwh@kernel.org
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/ethtool
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/ethtool


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useLinux kernel 2.4.x or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 17 April 2018.



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