[nSLUG] Reply Re: Problem connecting new installation Firefox to BellAliant FibreOp

Mike Spencer mspencer at tallships.ca
Fri Aug 11 17:33:49 ADT 2017

Douglas Guptill <dguptill at accesswave.ca> wrote:

> I remember seeing, somewhere, a note to the effect that 'ip' is more
> recent software, and in some (forgotten) circumstances, gives better
> results than 'ifconfig'
> $ ip addr show
> will display all configured interfaces

In particular, I've noticed that, in Slack 14.1, ifconfig no longer
shows MAC address.  "ip link show" does.

- Mike

Michael Spencer                  Nova Scotia, Canada       .~. 
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