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Network Shell

Network shell provides helpers for figuring out network status, enabling/disabling features, and issuing commands like ping or DNS resolving. Note that net-shell should probably not be used in production code as it will require extra memory. See also generic shell for detailed shell information.

The following net-shell commands are implemented:

net-shell commands

Command

Description

net allocs

Print network memory allocations. Only available if CONFIG_NET_DEBUG_NET_PKT_ALLOC is set.

net arp

Print information about IPv4 ARP cache. Only available if CONFIG_NET_ARP is set in IPv4 enabled networks.

net conn

Print information about network connections.

net dns

Show how DNS is configured. The command can also be used to resolve a DNS name. Only available if CONFIG_DNS_RESOLVER is set.

net gptp

Print information about gPTP support. Only available if CONFIG_NET_GPTP is set.

net iface

Print information about network interfaces.

net ipv6

Print IPv6 specific information and configuration. Only available if CONFIG_NET_IPV6 is set.

net mem

Print information about network memory usage. The command will print more information if CONFIG_NET_BUF_POOL_USAGE is set.

net nbr

Print neighbor information. Only available if CONFIG_NET_IPV6 is set.

net ping

Ping a network host.

net route

Show IPv6 network routes. Only available if CONFIG_NET_ROUTE is set.

net stats

Show network statistics.

net tcp

Connect/send data/close TCP connection. Only available if CONFIG_NET_TCP is set.

net vlan

Show Ethernet virtual LAN information. Only available if CONFIG_NET_VLAN is set.