Traceroute

Has anyone played with traceroute?

On *nix/mac systems in a 'DOS' box type "traceroute bad.horse"

On a windows system, in a DOS box type "tracert bad.horse"

enjoy.
 

Black Hole

May contain traces of nut
It traces the route IP packets take to get between your machine and the named machine.

But if you run the example given above you get a surprising result that will make you laugh.
Why not just save us the bother and post the output, if you think it's that amusing!
 

EEPhil

Number 28
No wonder the internet gets so blooming slow when people set up long routes around many computers and tie up IP addresses just to produce this. Life's too short - and I'm not going to get back the time I've just wasted. Ho, hum!
 
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