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Install Traceroute on Alpine Linux

Aug 03, 2022 · 1 min read · Post a comment

Discovering the network packet paths or troubleshooting the connectivity issues can be easily achieved with traceroute. Today’s aim is to install traceroute on Alpine Linux.

Prerequisites

  • Alpine Linux
  • sudo privileges

Install Traceroute on Alpine Linux

Step 1. Update apk packages.

sudo apk update

Step 2. Install traceroute.

sudo apk add traceroute

Step 3. Verify the installation.

traceroute --version

Output:

Modern traceroute for Linux, version 2.1.0

Step 4. Try to see the way of reaching google.com.

traceroute google.com

Conclusion

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