traces path to a network host
see also :
tracepath - ping
[-dnrvV] [-i interface] [-m
max_ttl] [-p port] [-q
max_probes] [-s source] [-w
wait time] destination [size]
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be found in traceroute(8), all the references to IP
replaced to IPv6. It is needless to copy the description
traceroute6 is part of iputils package and the
latest versions are available in source form at
tracepath6 requires CAP_NET_RAWIO capability to be
executed. It is safe to be used as set-uid root.
has long history. Author of traceroute is Van
Jacobson and it first appeared in 1988. This clone is based
on a port of traceroute to IPv6 published in NRL IPv6
distribution in 1996. In turn, it was ported to Linux by
Pedro Roque. After this it was kept in sync by Alexey
Kuznetsov <kuznet[:at:]ms2.inr.ac[:dot:]ru>. And eventually
entered iputils package.
tracepath , ping .