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IP-NTABLE

Section: Linux (8)

Updated: 20 Dec 2011

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NAME

ip-ntable - neighbour table configuration

SYNOPSIS

ip [ OPTIONS ] address { COMMAND | help }

ip ntable change name NAME [ dev DEV ] PARMS

PARMS := { thresh1 VAL | thresh2 VAL | thresh3 VAL | gc_int MSEC | base_reachable MSEC | retrans MSEC | gc_stale MSEC | delay_probe MSEC | queue LEN | app_probs VAL | ucast_probes VAL | mcast_probes VAL | anycast_delay MSEC | proxy_delay MSEC | proxy_queue LEN | locktime MSEC }

ip ntable show [ dev DEV ] [ name NAME ]

DESCRIPTION

ip ntable controls the parameters for the neighbour tables.

ip ntable show - list the ip neighbour tables

This commands displays neighbour table parameters and statistics.

dev DEV
only list the table attached to this device.:
name NAME
only lists the table with the given name.:

ip ntable change - modify table parameter

This command allows modifying table parameters such as timers and queue lengths.

name NAME
the name of the table to modify.:
dev DEV
the name of the device to modify the table values.:

EXAMPLES

ip ntable show dev eth0

Shows the neighbour table (IPv4 ARP and IPv6 ndisc) parameters on device eth0.

ip ntable change name arp_cache queue 8 dev eth0

Changes the number of packets queued while address is being resolved from the default value (3) to 8 packets.

SEE ALSO

ip?(8)

AUTHOR

Manpage by Stephen Hemminger


Index

NAME

SYNOPSIS

DESCRIPTION

ip ntable show - list the ip neighbour tables

ip ntable change - modify table parameter

EXAMPLES

SEE ALSO

AUTHOR