On Wed, Dec 22, 2004 at 01:15:14PM +0100, Maciej Soltysiak wrote:
Maybe we could add a line to the help so people, like me, that were
not aware that ss exists.
AFAICS ss appeared not so long ago, I think many distributions are
still using versions that do not have ss.
Or I may be wrong.
diff -ru linux.orig/net/ipv4/Kconfig linux/net/ipv4/Kconfig
--- linux.orig/net/ipv4/Kconfig 2004-12-22 12:58:03.000000000 +0100
+++ linux/net/ipv4/Kconfig 2004-12-22 13:00:36.000000000 +0100
@@ -355,7 +355,8 @@
Support for TCP socket monitoring interface used by native Linux
- tools such as ss.
+ tools such as ss. ss comes from iproute2.
Add also "if you wish to view IPv6 addresses (Local/Peer Address) with ss,
IPv6 support must be built into the kernel (not as a module)."
If unsure, say Y.