Recommendation of Tools

Antonio Querubin tony at
Wed Dec 3 09:09:05 UTC 2008

On Wed, 3 Dec 2008, Pekka Savola wrote:

> FWIW, Mtr measures latency/delay and loss based on ICMP messages heard back 
> from the routers on path.  As a result, in almost all cases, the real 
> hop-by-hop latency of actual end-to-end data packets is better than it can 
> report.

mtr has a recently added '-u' option to use UDP instead of ICMP echo 

Antonio Querubin
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