What is the difference between 'ifconfig up ethX' and 'ifup ethX'? (Doc ID 2266870.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Goal

The below article explains the difference between "ifconfig up" and "ifup" commands.

Solution

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