Depricated Command Replacements

The Text Only Installation of OpenSuSE Tumbleweed annoyingly deprecates a bunch of industry standard network commands which makes debugging why you’re not on the network or not being able to vnc to the box very difficult. Fortunately I found this on the web which was very helpful.


Deprecated command

Replacement command(s)

arp

ip n (ip neighbor)

ifconfig

ip a (ip addr ), ip link , ip -s (ip -stats)

iptunnel

ip tunnel

iwconfig

iw

nameif

ip link , ifrename

netstat

ss , ip route (for netstat-r ), ip -s link (for netstat -i ), ip maddr (for netstat-g )

route

ip r (ip route )

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This was taken from a much more comprehensive page 


© Charles Webster 2016