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Version: 1.0

Posted: 2003-07-22

Build Requirements: N/A

Runtime Requirements: Carbon Any Macintosh with Open Transport.

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This sample is a quick demonstration of how to implement traceroute on top of the Open Transport native APIs. The sample is useful because it gives a good demonstration of the setting the IP TTL option and of using a "rawip" endpoint to receive and process ICMP packets. Requirements: Any Macintosh with Open Transport. Keywords: Open Transport, OT, Traceroute, rawip, icmp, udp, OTTraceRouteSample

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2003-07-22First Version

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