itrace - similar to traceroute, yet uses ICMP echo
This manual page documents briefly the itrace command. This manual
page was written for the Debian distribution because the original
program does not have a manual page.
Itrace is a program that implements traceroute(1) functionality using
ICMP echo request packets.
Therefore, it looks like you are just pinging your target while you
It often helps tracing behind firewalls.
itrace -i eth0 -d www.phenoelit.de
-n reverse lookup answering IPs (slow!)
-p x send x probes per hop (default=3)
-m x set TTL max to x (default=30)
-t x timout after x seconds (default=3)
-i interface the normal eth0 stuff
-d destination Name or IP of destination
This manual page was written by Vince Mulhollon <email@example.com>, for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
January 13, 2003