[ILUG] Traceroute giving request timeout on Fedora Core3
jr at inconspicuous.org
Wed Feb 15 19:32:11 GMT 2006
On Wed, 2006-02-15 at 18:55 +0530, Anil Kamath wrote:
> I am unable to use traceroute on fedora core3 I am using vmware ws 4 the
> tracert works fine on winxp sp2 but on fedora it just goes thru the first
> hop and later gives a request timeout.
Is that fedora inside of vmware running on the XP box? or are both
fedora & winxp running in VMs?
Anyway, keep in mind that traceroute and tracert are not exactly the
same. tracert send icmp echo packets whereas traceroute uses udp.
You could also try mtr or xmtr on fedora which uses icmp echo.
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