If you do work with Linux Servers or Linux Systems like me, you must have heard about the command “
ss“. If you are not sure, you might know “
netstat“. Netstat is obsolete now. The features it provided now can be obtained or achieved by “
ss” and some other commands.
If you check the man page of Netstat you will find these lines.
This program is mostly obsolete. Replacement for netstat is ss. Replacement for netstat -r is ip route. Replacement for netstat -i is ip -s link. Replacement for netstat -g is ip maddr.
You can also find some replacements table from this google spreadsheet link.
I am not going to talk about the legacy command of “
netstat“. The purpose of this article will be about “