[CentOS] data rate on NIC card

Tue Aug 26 06:48:59 UTC 2008
Michel van Deventer <michel at van.deventer.cx>

On Tue, 2008-08-26 at 11:20 +0530, Gopinath Achari wrote:
> hi         
>         how to check the data rate on the nic card in centos
>         i.e, at what speed the data is transmitted and received on
> ethernet interface in terms of kbps or bps
>         any command is available in centos 5.1
You can use ethtool  to check for negotiated networkspeeds.
If you want to check for current speeds of network connections, I
usually use iptraf.