Traceroute management

Nathan Stratton nathan at
Wed Jun 10 15:31:32 UTC 2009

On Tue, 9 Jun 2009, Dylan Ebner wrote:

> My company uses it's internet connection primarily for VPN tunneling. I
> have always wanted a tool that I can enter the peer ip addresses and it
> will every 8 or 12 hours run a traceroute and log it so I can build
> historical maps of the path our traffic is taking. Has anyone ever seen
> any apps like this, preferably something that is free.

We ended up writing our own, take a look at perl Net::Traceroute throw it 
in a DB with DBI and then graph it with graphviz.

Nathan Stratton                                CTO, BlinkMind, Inc.
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