Ethtool

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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

Most features are dependent on support in the specific driver.

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ethtool_3.10-1_armel.deb111.97 KB22/09/2013 - 16:09
Changelog: 

ethtool (3.10-1) unstable; urgency=low

* Initial release