This reference includes examples for syntax information for traceroute command.

Table 1. traceroute

Command

Description

Usage

Example

traceroute

Prints route IP packets sent to a remote host for the host that you provide as the parameter.

traceroute host

traceroute examples.com

Syntax

Flag

Description

host

Name of the host such as example.com.

Related Commands

Command

Description

nslookup

Queries Internet name servers interactively.

telnet

Tests whether a specific TCP port is open.

traceroute

Prints route IP packets sent to a remote host.