TIPC-SOCKET(8)                      Linux                     TIPC-SOCKET(8)

NAME         top

       tipc-socket - show TIPC socket (port) information

SYNOPSIS         top

       tipc socket list

OPTIONS         top

       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.

DESCRIPTION         top

       A TIPC socket is represented by an unsigned integer.

          Bound state
              A bound socket has a logical TIPC port name associated with

          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         top

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

SEE ALSO         top

       tipc(8), tipc-bearer(8) tipc-link(8), tipc-media(8),
       tipc-nametable(8), tipc-node(8),

REPORTING BUGS         top

       Report any bugs to the Network Developers mailing list
       <> where the development and maintenance is
       primarily done.  You do not have to be subscribed to the list to send
       a message there.

AUTHOR         top

       Richard Alpe <>

COLOPHON         top

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iproute2                         02 Jun 2015                  TIPC-SOCKET(8)

Pages that refer to this page: tipc(8)tipc-bearer(8)tipc-link(8)tipc-media(8)tipc-nametable(8)tipc-node(8)tipc-peer(8)