Cannot run ethtool -S ethX

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When executing command ethtool -S ethX instead of expected statistics following message is displayed:
root@server /root # ethtool -S eth2
no stats available


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase of over 48,000 articles and solutions.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In