traceroute

How To Install Traceroute On Debian, Ubuntu, Arch, Kali, CentOS, Fedora And Raspbian?

How To Install Traceroute On Debian, Ubuntu, Arch, Kali, CentOS, Fedora And Raspbian?

traceroute

Print the route packets trace to network host.

Maintainer: Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS)



Section: net

Install traceroute

  • Debian apt-get install traceroute Click to copy
  • Ubuntu apt-get install traceroute Click to copy
  • Arch Linux pacman -S traceroute Click to copy
  • Kali Linux apt-get install traceroute Click to copy
  • CentOS yum install traceroute-3 Click to copy
  • Fedora dnf install traceroute-3 Click to copy
  • Raspbian apt-get install traceroute Click to copy

Print the route packets trace to network host.

How to use traceroute?

Below are few example commands for traceroute that you can use in the terminal.

Traceroute to a host:
traceroute hostClick to copy
Disable IP address and host name mapping:
traceroute -n hostClick to copy
Specify wait time for response:
traceroute -w 0.5 hostClick to copy
Specify number of queries per hop:
traceroute -q 5 hostClick to copy
Specify size in bytes of probing packet:
traceroute host 42Click to copy
Install the latest version of traceroute in Debian, Ubuntu, Arch, Kali, CentOS, Fedora and Raspbian from terminal. To install the traceroute just copy the above command for your OS and run into terminal. After you run the command it will grab the latest version of traceroute from the respository and install it in your computer/server.