Starting from kernel 2.6.24, Linux supports 6 different types of namespaces. Namespaces are useful in…
Replacing ifconfig with ip
If you’ve been around Linux long enough, you know tools come and go. This was assumed to be the case back around 2009 when the debian-devel mailing list announced plans on deprecating the net-tools package due to lack of maintenance. It is now 2015 and net-tools is still around.