Re: [PATCH] netdev/uevent
From: Stefan Rompf
Date: Wed Feb 22 2006 - 17:40:38 EST
Thomas Ogrisegg wrote:
> What do you mean with "ethtool and netlink"? At least the current
> release of ethtool does not seem to have any netlink support.
You can listen to RTMGRP_LINK on NETLINK_ROUTE. IFF_RUNNING will give you the
link state information you're looking for.
For you application scenario: I'm working on a DHCP client that uses this
netlink information, so don't invent the wheel twice ;-)
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