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'''ethtool''' is used to query, or control network drivers, and network hardware settings.  This is a sufficient replacement for net-tool's mii-tool
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<console>##g##funtoo@funtoo ~ $ ##b##ethtool eth0
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Settings for eth0:
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Supported ports: [ MII ]
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Supported link modes:  10baseT/Half 10baseT/Full
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                        100baseT/Half 100baseT/Full
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                        1000baseT/Full
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Supported pause frame use: No
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Supports auto-negotiation: Yes
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Advertised link modes:  10baseT/Half 10baseT/Full
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                        100baseT/Half 100baseT/Full
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                        1000baseT/Full
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Advertised pause frame use: No
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Advertised auto-negotiation: Yes
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Speed: Unknown!
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Duplex: Unknown! (255)
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Port: MII
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PHYAD: 3
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Transceiver: external
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Auto-negotiation: on
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Cannot get wake-on-lan settings: Operation not permitted
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Link detected: no</console>
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== External Resources ==
 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethtool
 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethtool
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sys-apps/ethtool


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http://www.kernel.org/pub/software/network/ethtool/

Summary: Utility for examining and tuning ethernet-based network interfaces


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ethtool is used to query, or control network drivers, and network hardware settings. This is a sufficient replacement for net-tool's mii-tool

funtoo@funtoo ~ $ ethtool eth0
Settings for eth0:
	Supported ports: [ MII ]
	Supported link modes:   10baseT/Half 10baseT/Full 
	                        100baseT/Half 100baseT/Full 
	                        1000baseT/Full 
	Supported pause frame use: No
	Supports auto-negotiation: Yes
	Advertised link modes:  10baseT/Half 10baseT/Full 
	                        100baseT/Half 100baseT/Full 
	                        1000baseT/Full 
	Advertised pause frame use: No
	Advertised auto-negotiation: Yes
	Speed: Unknown!
	Duplex: Unknown! (255)
	Port: MII
	PHYAD: 3
	Transceiver: external
	Auto-negotiation: on
Cannot get wake-on-lan settings: Operation not permitted
	Link detected: no

External Resources

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethtool