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Old 07-29-2006, 06:24 PM   #1
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Linux version of "ipconfig"

How do I perform "ipconfig" on a Linux box? Also can I perform a whois from in Linux?
Old 07-29-2006, 06:27 PM   #2
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It's called ifconfig. It may be only useable to root depending on your distribution due to its location in /sbin/. And yes you can whois from linux.
Old 07-29-2006, 06:27 PM   #3
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ipconfig would be ifconfig
and whois would be... uh... whois :-P


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