How to Identify the Available Network Interface Drivers in Solaris (Doc ID 1020464.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11 11/11 to 11.1 [Release 11.0]
Solaris Operating System - Version 8 10/00 U2 to 10 9/10 U9 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms

Goal

It is often necessary to identify the network interfaces available on a system installed with Solaris. There is no one method, command or utility that can do this, so a variety is presented.
This technical instruction will provide the most commonly used ways to determine what network interfaces are available in the system.

Solution

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