Linux 2.6 - man page for traceroute6 (linux section 8)
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TRACEROUTE6(8) System Manager's Manual: iputils TRACEROUTE6(8)
traceroute6 - traces path to a network host
traceroute6 [-dnrvV] [-i interface] [-m max_ttl] [-p port] [-q max_probes] [-s source] [-w
wait time] destination [size]
Description can be found in traceroute(8), all the references to IP replaced to IPv6. It
is needless to copy the description from there.
traceroute(8), tracepath(8), ping(8).
This program has long history. Author of traceroute is Van Jacobson and it first appeared
in 1988. This clone is based on a port of traceroute to IPv6 published in NRL IPv6 distri-
bution in 1996. In turn, it was ported to Linux by Pedro Roque. After this it was kept in
sync by Alexey Kuznetsov <email@example.com>. And eventually entered iputils package.
tracepath6 requires CAP_NET_RAWIO capability to be executed. It is safe to be used as set-
traceroute6 is part of iputils package and the latest versions are available in source
form at http://www.skbuff.net/iputils/iputils-current.tar.bz2.
iputils-101006 08 November 2011 TRACEROUTE6(8)
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