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Install Traceroute on Amazon Linux 2

Jul 12, 2022 · 1 min read · Post a comment

Traceroute is a suitable option in a situation where you need to troubleshoot some network connection issues. The tool displays all the possible routes and packet loss over the Internet Protocol network. Let’s see how to install traceroute on Amazon Linux 2.

Prerequisites

  • Amazon Linux 2
  • sudo privileges

Install Traceroute on Amazon Linux 2

Step 1. Update Amazon Linux 2 packages.

sudo yum update

Step 2. Install traceroute.

sudo yum install traceroute

Step 3. Verify installation.

traceroute --version

Output:

Modern traceroute for Linux, version 2.0.22

Step 4. To test the traceroute, run:

traceroute devcoops.com

Conclusion

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