[atlas] Traceroute path consistency
Philip Homburg philip.homburg at ripe.net
Wed Aug 15 15:22:17 CEST 2012
On 8/15/12 15:12 , Randy Bush wrote: >> Unfortunately, for IPv4 the source port is needed by the traceroute >> implementation, so it cannot be made user settable. > could you go into a bit of detail on 'needed'? > > To keep things simple, the source port encodes the index in a table of measurements. In theory, a user-settable source port together with the destination address could be used as input to a hash table or a red-black tree.