tipc-socket(8) show TIPC socket (port) information


tipc socket list


Options (flags) that can be passed anywhere in the command chain.
-h, --help
Show help about last valid command. For example tipc socket --help will show socket help and tipc --help will show general help. The position of the option in the string is irrelevant.


A TIPC socket is represented by an unsigned integer.

Bound state

A bound socket has a logical TIPC port name associated with it.

Connected state

A connected socket is directly connected to another socket creating a point to point connection between TIPC sockets. If the connection to X was made using a logical port name Y that name will show up as connected to X via Y


Exit status is 0 if command was successful or a positive integer upon failure.


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