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Re: Diagnostic Tools
- From: E.B. Dreger
- Date: Thu Jun 06 14:01:10 2002
JP> Date: Thu, 06 Jun 2002 13:42:41 -0400
JP> From: Pawlukiewicz Jane
JP> Why do you think I joined this group? very smart man.
In all seriousness, one has the basics like traceroute, ping,
route servers, looking glasses, et cetera. However, those tools
only give a view from a certain point or along a path... they
provide a limited cross-section of a complex N-dimensional beast.
Bill was right: Sean Donelan's posts are very handy. And I was
only halfway being a smart-aleck... if one deduces that there
just _has_ to be something anomalous, posting to NANOG is an
amusingly low-tech "distributed layer-9" diagnostic.
Note that I'm assuming you refer to internetwork diagnostics. If
you seek intranetwork diagnostics, one has SNMP and other tools.
Brotsman & Dreger, Inc. - EverQuick Internet Division
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Date: Mon, 21 May 2001 11:23:58 +0000 (GMT)
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