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podman-network-inspect - Display the network configuration for one or more networks


podman network inspect [options] network [network ...]


Display the (JSON format) network configuration.


--format, -f=format

Pretty-print networks to JSON or using a Go template.

Placeholder Description
.Containers ... Running containers on this network.
.Created ... Timestamp when the network was created
.DNSEnabled Network has dns enabled (boolean)
.Driver Network driver
.ID Network ID
.Internal Network is internal (boolean)
.IPAMOptions ... Network ipam options
.IPv6Enabled Network has ipv6 subnet (boolean)
.Labels ... Network labels
.Name Network name
.Network ... Nested Network type
.NetworkDNSServers Array of DNS servers used in this network
.NetworkInterface Name of the network interface on the host
.Options ... Network options
.Routes List of static routes for this network
.Subnets List of subnets on this network


Inspect the default podman network.

$ podman network inspect podman

"name": "podman",
"id": "2f259bab93aaaaa2542ba43ef33eb990d0999ee1b9924b557b7be53c0b7a1bb9",
"driver": "bridge",
"network_interface": "podman0",
"created": "2021-06-03T12:04:33.088567413+02:00",
"subnets": [
"subnet": "",
"gateway": ""
"ipv6_enabled": false,
"internal": false,
"dns_enabled": false,
"ipam_options": {
"driver": "host-local"
} ]

Show the subnet and gateway for a network.

$ podman network inspect podman --format "{{range .Subnets}}Subnet: {{.Subnet}} Gateway: {{.Gateway}}{{end}}"
Subnet: Gateway:


podman(1), podman-network(1), podman-network-ls(1), podman-network-create(1)


August 2021, Updated with the new network format by Paul Holzinger ⟨⟩

August 2019, Originally compiled by Brent Baude ⟨⟩