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trace route

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trace route

what is the trace route command, if we use this command what will the thing we get from that .
James R. Ferguson
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: trace route


Is this 20-questions day?

# man traceroute

Then try one!


Steven E. Protter
Exalted Contributor

Re: trace route

Shalom Gany,

Have to agree with JRF here.


Why not just read the man page or try the command?

Steven E Protter
Owner of ISN Corporation
Andy Bustamante
Honored Contributor

Re: trace route

Let's assume traceroute isn't found,

find / -name traceroute | grep traceroute



traceroute to (, 30 hops max, 40 byte packets
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