ifupdown - high level tools to configure network interfaces

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename ifupdown_0.8.35_i386.deb
Package name ifupdown
Package version 0.8.35
Package release -
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category admin devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::c implemented-in::perl interface::commandline network::configuration protocol::ipv6 role::devel-lib role::program scope::utility use::configuring
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
Download size 80.80 KB
Installed size 218.00 KB
This package provides the tools ifup and ifdown which may be used to
configure (or, respectively, deconfigure) network interfaces based on
interface definitions in the file /etc/network/interfaces.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ifupdown_0.8.35_amd64.deb 0.8.35 amd64 Debian Main
ifupdown - - -


Name Value
adduser -
iproute2 -
libc6 >= 2.28
lsb-base -


Name Value
systemd << 228-3~


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package ifupdown_0.8.35_i386.deb
Source Package ifupdown

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ifupdown deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ifupdown




2019-01-28 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.35) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Ondřej Nový ]
* d/copyright: Use https protocol in Format field
* d/changelog: Remove trailing whitespaces
[ Guus Sliepen ]
* Deprecate the netmask and broadcast options. Closes: #912220
* Bump Standards-Version and Build-Depends on debhelper-compat (= 12).
* Make sure no systemd scripts are restarted on upgrades. Closes: #900269
* Use a DUID for DHCPv4 when using dhclient. Closes: #906894
2018-05-25 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.34) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Guus Sliepen ]
* Handle SIGINT and SIGTERM more gracefully.
* VLAN interfaces in the same allow class are now brought up automatically
if the physical interface is brought up.
[ Antonio Terceiro ]
* Don't call udevadm settle if udev is not installed. Closes: #900046
2018-05-24 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.33) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Guus Sliepen ]
* Allow an interface to recursively bring up VLAN interfaces.
Closes: #899355
[ Benjamin Drung ]
* Split 'udevadm settle' from networking.service. Closes: #899002
2018-04-24 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.32) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Guus Sliepen ]
* Fix check-mac-address.sh and get-mac-address.sh example scripts.
* Update the manpages and add an entry to NEWS about the possibility that
ifupdown runs in parallel. Closes: #894511
* Migrate the VCS repository to Salsa.
* Allow ifquery to be run recursively from ifup and ifdown. Closes: #896433
[ Filipe Brandenburger ]
* Prevent ExecStartPre from exiting with non-zero status when not supposed
to do anything. Closes: #894759
2018-03-03 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.31) unstable; urgency=medium
* Do not enable ifupdown-wait-online.service by default. Closes: #891139
* Drop Before=network.target from ifupdown-wait-online.service.
2018-02-21 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.30) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Guus Sliepen ]
* Use >&2 instead of >/dev/stderr. Closes: #890988
* Bump Standards-Version and debian/compat.
[ Arthur Gautier ]
* Use ip instead of writing to /sys to better supported network namespaces.
2017-10-26 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.29) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Sven Joachim ]
* Remove obsolete conffiles from the system. Closes: #879802
2017-10-25 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.28) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix testsuite failure if ifupdown isn't already installed.
2017-10-25 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.27) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Guus Sliepen ]
* Automatically bring up VLAN parent interfaces, and bring down VLAN slave
interfaces. Closes: #879518
* Update testcases.
* Flush IP addresses when bringing down physical links. Closes: #845121
* Add -v option to IPv6 dhclient.
* Let ifquery print all matching interface stanzas. Closes: #878836
* Guessnet and network-manager do support the source directive nowadays.
Closes: #863135
* Remove all references to upstart from scripts. Closes: #861164
* Bump Standards-Version.
* Bump debian/compat and the minimum required debhelper version.
[ Alex Fox ]
* Use a more reliable check for Infiniband interfaces. Closes: #857976
2017-08-30 - Guus Sliepen <guus@debian.org>
ifupdown (0.8.25) unstable; urgency=medium
[ SATOH Fumiyasu]
* wait-online.sh: Evaluate "$WAIT_ONLINE_IFACE". Closes: #873475
[ Guus Sliepen ]
* Don't check for another instance of ifup running during hotplug.
Closes: #873110
* Drop upstart system jobs.

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