[atlas] RIPE Atlas User-Defined Measurements Are Here!
Philip Homburg philip.homburg at ripe.net
Tue Apr 3 16:54:25 CEST 2012
On 4/3/12 16:26 , Tore Anderson wrote: > Also, the result suggests to me that UDP traceroute is being used. In > my opinion, ICMP echo-request or even TCP/80 traceroutes are more > useful these days, as they are more likely to reach their destination. > Being able to select which type of packets are being used for > tracerouting would be a nice feature to have. Best regards, ICMP-based traceroutes are on the way. It may take a while because it requires upgrading the probes' firmware. At the moment we don't have traceroutes based on TCP.