Why Does 'ifconfig' Command Output The Message "ifconfig is obsolete! For replacement check ip"?

(Doc ID 2009420.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.11 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


Why does using ifconfig display:


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