Traceroute Using an IP Option, January 1993
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- HISTORIC (changed from EXPERIMENTAL November 2012)
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 6814
- G. Malkin
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.