GNU/Linux Command – TRACEROUTE

The OpenFOAM (Open Field Operation and Manipulation) is a CFD Toolbox. Link:

traceroute – Print the route taken to a network host.


Traceroute command is used to print the network path from your computer to a remote computer and time taken to reach that remote computer. Read the man page to more technical details.

$ traceroute -- Trace the route for Google Server. $ traceroute -v -- Show more details. $ traceroute -n server -- Print the HOP Address in numeric form. $ traceroute -I server -- Use ICMP ECHO instead of UDP datagrams. # traceroute -i eth1 server -- Use eth1 for send the probe packets. $ traceroute server 100 -- Sent 100 Bytes packet instead ofdefault 40 Bytes packet.
Read: man traceroute

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