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Use the
command to print the route taken by packets to a destination and to identify the route or measure packet transit delays across a network for IPv6.


traceroute6 interface (args="")


Enter the interface to listen on.
Enter the interface name or ID.
args= "-F"
Use when probe packets should not be fragmented.
args= "-l"
Displays the time-to-live (TTL) value of the returned packet.
Use ICMP ECHO instead of UDP datagrams.
args="-m number"
Enter the maximum number of hops (max TTL value) that trace route probe.
args= "-n"
Print hop addresses numerically rather than symbolically.
args="-p string"
This is the base UDP port number used in probes (default value is 33434).
args="-q number"
Enter the number of probe packets per TTL. The default value is 3.
args= "-t number"
Enter a value for Type of Service (TOS) in probe packets. The default value is 0.
args="-w number"
Enter a time (in seconds) to wait for a response to a probe. The default value is 3 seconds.

Command Notes

Super, Read Only
Related Commands
Introduced in
Release 6.0.1


traceroute6 2 2001::1 traceroute to 2001::1 (2001::1) from 2001::22, 30 hops max, 72 byte packets 1 2001::1 (2001::1) 0.378 ms 3.645 ms 0.220 ms traceroute6 2 2001::33 traceroute to 2001::33 (2001::33) from 2001::22, 30 hops max, 72 byte packets 1 2001::22 (2001::22) 3064.851 ms !H 3067.614 ms !H 3071.971 ms !H

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