database logo graphic

RFC 1393

"Traceroute Using an IP Option", January 1993

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1393.txt
This document is also available in this non-normative format: PDF.
Status:
HISTORIC (changed from EXPERIMENTAL November 2012)
Obsoleted by:
RFC 6814
Author:
G. Malkin
Stream:
[Legacy]

Cite this RFC: TXT  |  XML

Other actions: Find Errata (if any)  |  Submit Errata  |  Find IPR Disclosures from the IETF


Abstract

This document specifies a new IP option and ICMP message type which duplicates the functionality of the existing traceroute method while generating fewer packets and completing in a shorter time. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


Go to the RFC Editor Homepage.