IP Connectivity

The commands to verify the IP connectivity with the communication partner

Command name Description
ping Sends ICMP packets to the communication partner and, display the result of the reply.
traceroute Shows the route to the communication partner.

Example of the IP connectivity with the communication partner

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 |
 | > administrator
 | Password:
 | # ping 203.0.113.1
 | received from 192.168.100.1: icmp_seq=0 ttl=255 time=15.521ms
 | received from 192.168.100.1: icmp_seq=1 ttl=255 time=16.924ms
 | received from 192.168.100.1: icmp_seq=2 ttl=255 time=15.515ms
 | received from 192.168.100.1: icmp_seq=3 ttl=255 time=15.515ms
 |
 | 4 packets transmitted, 4 packets received, 0.0% packet loss
 | round-trip min/avg/max = 15.515/15.868/16.924 ms
 | #
 | # traceroute 203.0.113.1
 |  1  203.0.113.254  10 ms  10 ms  10 ms
 |  2  ...
 |  3  ...
 | #
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