I’ve finally started using ‘ip’ more than ‘ifconfig’.
At first, I bemoaned how busy the output for ‘ip a’ was, especially in comparison to the relative neatness of “ifconfig -a”.
But I’ve found I use “ip -br a” all the time now. A quick, brief, “where am I?”
@tinker Yeah, I've aliased "ip -br -color a" to "ipa", and it's one of my reflex commands.
@rixx @tinker I still use ifconfig - but mainly because I’m on other flavors of UNIX :-)
@rixx @tinker omg thank you!! a old-school linux user here, been using ip addr show since they dropped ifconfig$ ip -br -c a is SO MUCH better!
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