routel(8) — Linux manual page


ROUTEL(8)                         Linux                        ROUTEL(8)

NAME         top

       routel - list routes with pretty output format

SYNOPSIS         top

       routel [ OPTIONS ] [ tablenr [ ip route options... ] ]

        OPTIONS := { -h | --help | [{-f | --family } {inet | inet6 } |
       -4 | -6 }

DESCRIPTION         top

       The routel script will list routes in a format that some might
       consider easier to interpret then the ip route list equivalent.

AUTHORS         top

       Rewritten by Stephen Hemminger <>.
       Original script by Stephen R. van den Berg <>.
       This manual page was written by Andreas Henriksson
       <>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system.

SEE ALSO         top


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iproute2                      1 Sept, 2021                     ROUTEL(8)