Linux mtr command provides both functionality of traceroute and ping commands. mtr can provide reports and xml, json, csv output. There is also Gtk interface provided for mtr . Interactive Traceroute One of the simple use case for mtr is providing the remote hostname or IP address we want to traceroute. This will open a new interactive window which shows each intermediate hop. This will also send continuous ICMP packets to get new time and related...
Windows operating system provides some basic tools to troubleshoot network. tracert is one of the most used tool. tracertcommand simply trace route to the given IP address or remote host. tracert mainly provides the route to the remote IP address. Syntax Syntax of tracert command is like below.
tracert OPTIONS HOSTNAME
Traceroute In this example we will simply trace the path to the remote host. We do not provide any option. Before command the...
The network is an important part of the system administration. Because without a network the server has nothing to do. While administrating Linux servers troubleshooting network is very important. When a network problem occurs in a Linux server first step is checking network services and the route information. Network services can be checked with systemctl or similar commands. Network routes can be checked with different tools but the most popular and...