traceroute - A new modern implementation of traceroute(8) utility for Linux systems

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository Network Utilities all
Package name traceroute
Package version 2.0.21
Package release lp150.13.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 103.54 KB
Download size 52.54 KB
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Traceroute tracks the route packets taken from an IP network on their way to a given host.
It utilizes the IP protocol's time to live (TTL) field and attempts to elicit an ICMP TIME_EXCEEDED
response from each gateway along the path to the host.


Package Version Architecture Repository
traceroute-2.0.21-lp150.1.11.x86_64.rpm 2.0.21 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
traceroute - - -


Name Value -


Name Value
net-tools:/usr/sbin/traceroute -
traceroute = 2.0.21-lp150.13.1
traceroute(x86-64) = 2.0.21-lp150.13.1


Type URL
Binary Package traceroute-2.0.21-lp150.13.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package traceroute-2.0.21-lp150.13.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Network Utilities repository:
    # zypper addrepo network-utilities
  2. Install traceroute rpm package:
    # zypper install traceroute




2015-07-16 -
- traceroute-autotools.patch: switch to non-recursive automake
without libtool.
2015-07-16 -
- Version 2.0.21
* fix -F --mtu with current kernel versions
- traceroute-autotools.patch refresh and add -fvisibility=hidden
2014-08-31 -
- version 2.0.20
* Describe all complementary long options in the man page
* Use correct service name for AS lookups
* Avoid some rare case null dereference
* Improve expiration check for simultaneous probes
- traceroute-secure_getenv.patch use secure_getenv
- traceroute-autotools.patch refresh
2013-03-07 -
- The previous incarnation of traceroute had a traceroute6
binary, provide a compatibility symlink for it.
- Build with full RELRO.
2013-01-27 -
- Initial version. obsoletes the version found in package net-tools
- This is the implementation used by the rest of the planet, not
the one found in SUSE but Fedora, RHEL, Debian, Mandriva, Gentoo, Ubuntu.

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