Do you know which Linux commands can solve your network issues in minutes? Here are five commands that can help you.

Ifconfig command


ifconfig: short for 'interface configuration,' is used to display and configure network interfaces.

Netstat command


netstat: The netstat command is used to display network connections, routing tables, and other network statistics.

tcpdump command


tcpdump: captures and analyzes network packets, aiding in detailed traffic investigation

ping command


ping: used to test network connectivity by sending ICMP echo requests to a remote host and waiting for a response.

nslookup command


nslookup: used to query DNS servers for information about a domain name or IP address.