ethtool package in Ubuntu

ethtool: display or change Ethernet device settings
ethtool-dbgsym: debug symbols for ethtool

This package has 2 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

Debian kernel team
Medium Urgency
Latest upload:

*actual publishing details may vary in this distribution, these are just the package defaults.

Upstream connections


Display or change ethernet card settings

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: no
Branch: yes

A newer version of ethtool is available for packaging: ethtool 6

The Groovy Gorilla (active development)
1:5.4-1 release (main) 2020-04-24
The Focal Fossa (current stable release)
1:5.4-1 release (main) 2020-02-01
The Eoan Ermine (supported)
1:4.19-1 release (main) 2019-04-18
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
1:4.15-0ubuntu1 release (main) 2018-02-23
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1:4.5-1 release (main) 2016-04-01
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1:3.13-1 release (main) 2014-01-29
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1:3.1-1 release (main) 2011-12-26