[1/4] doc: remove references to ifconfig

Message ID 20240402163050.133923-2-stephen@networkplumber.org (mailing list archive)
State New
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
Series Replace references to ifconfig in doc |


Context Check Description
ci/checkpatch success coding style OK

Commit Message

Stephen Hemminger April 2, 2024, 4:29 p.m. UTC
  The ifconfig command is legacy and may not be supported in
some distributions in future. Replace by current ip command
in the documentation.

Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>
 doc/guides/linux_gsg/linux_drivers.rst | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)


diff --git a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/linux_drivers.rst b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/linux_drivers.rst
index 852a60f5c0..7f53ca3bae 100644
--- a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/linux_drivers.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/linux_drivers.rst
@@ -375,7 +375,7 @@  Such model has the following benefits:
  - It is secure and robust, as the memory management and isolation
    is done by the kernel.
  - It enables the user to use legacy linux tools such as ``ethtool`` or
-   ``ifconfig`` while running DPDK application on the same network ports.
+   ``ip`` while running DPDK application on the same network ports.
  - It enables the DPDK application to filter only part of the traffic,
    while the rest will be directed and handled by the kernel driver.
    The flow bifurcation is performed by the NIC hardware.