On Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:56:01 +0000, GofBorg wrote:

> traceroute nntp.novell.com 119


Traceroute doesn't know what to do with the port number.

tcptraceroute != traceroute

Compare:

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[jhenderson@artifactovol torrents]$ sudo tcptraceroute nntp.novell.com 119
Selected device p2p1, address 172.16.0.53, port 39240 for outgoing packets
Tracing the path to nntp.novell.com (130.57.2.15) on TCP port 119 (nntp), 30 hops max
1 172.16.0.1 0.149 ms 0.100 ms 0.090 ms
2 73.96.160.1 8.118 ms 9.138 ms 7.861 ms
3 te-0-0-0-20-sur02.bellevue.wa.seattle.comcast.net (68.86.113.113) 8.824 ms 7.768 ms 3.676 ms
4 be-1-sur03.bellevue.wa.seattle.comcast.net (68.86.96.142) 8.337 ms 9.548 ms 8.452 ms
5 ae-40-0-ar03.seattle.wa.seattle.comcast.net (69.139.164.6) 9.273 ms 10.063 ms 10.237 ms
6 he-1-3-0-0-10-cr01.seattle.wa.ibone.comcast.net (68.86.93.165) 11.298 ms 11.378 ms 11.973 ms
7 be-13-pe03.seattle.wa.ibone.comcast.net (68.86.84.110) 10.691 ms 10.618 ms 10.189 ms
8 as7385-1-c.seattle.wa.ibone.comcast.net (173.167.56.190) 9.626 ms 8.147 ms 10.513 ms
9 tg9-1.ar10.lsvlnv23.integra.net (209.63.100.146) 188.497 ms 219.918 ms 225.485 ms
10 tg9-1.ar10.lsvlnv23.integra.net (209.63.100.146) 219.399 ms 219.915 ms 455.845 ms
11 67.138.209.58 59.001 ms 58.239 ms 60.945 ms
12 192.94.118.247 80.240 ms 79.828 ms 79.910 ms
13 192.94.118.230 80.220 ms 80.932 ms 80.690 ms
14 nntp.netiq.com (130.57.2.15) [open] 79.660 ms 79.791 ms 80.050 ms

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and

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[jhenderson@artifactovol torrents]$ traceroute nntp.novell.com 119
traceroute to nntp.novell.com (130.57.2.15), 30 hops max, 119 byte packets
1 172.16.0.1 (172.16.0.1) 0.123 ms 0.183 ms 0.195 ms
2 73.96.160.1 (73.96.160.1) 11.091 ms 11.271 ms 11.598 ms
3 te-0-0-0-20-sur02.bellevue.wa.seattle.comcast.net (68.86.113.113) 13.648 ms 13.867 ms 14.085 ms
4 ae-40-0-ar03.burien.wa.seattle.comcast.net (69.139.164.2) 15.741 ms 15.966 ms be-1-sur03.bellevue.wa.seattle.comcast.net (68.86.96.142) 15.453 ms
5 ae-40-0-ar03.seattle.wa.seattle.comcast.net (69.139.164.6) 16.848 ms ae-2-0-ar03.seattle.wa.seattle.comcast.net (68.86.177.146) 17.411 ms ae-1-0-ar03.seattle.wa.seattle.comcast.net (68.85.240.94) 21.238 ms
6 he-1-3-0-0-10-cr01.seattle.wa.ibone.comcast.net (68.86.93.165) 24.762 ms 13.928 ms 13.193 ms
7 be-13-pe03.seattle.wa.ibone.comcast.net (68.86.84.110) 13.402 ms 12.956 ms 16.311 ms
8 as7385-1-c.seattle.wa.ibone.comcast.net (173.167.56.190) 18.654 ms 18.425 ms 16.536 ms
9 tg9-1.ar10.lsvlnv23.integra.net (209.63.100.146) 222.977 ms 220.877 ms 221.080 ms
10 tg9-1.ar10.lsvlnv23.integra.net (209.63.100.146) 223.154 ms 223.340 ms 223.528 ms
11 67.138.209.58 (67.138.209.58) 68.358 ms 70.493 ms 68.549 ms
12 192.94.118.247 (192.94.118.247) 76.676 ms 80.246 ms 82.040 ms
13 * * *
14 * * *

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Jim

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Jim Henderson, CNA6, CDE, CNI, LPIC-1, CLA10, CLP10
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