[Network] 'mtr' tool : are these results abnormal ??

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Tue Sep 5 10:05:44 UTC 2006

On Tue, 2006-09-05 at 09:58 +0100, R Kimber wrote:

> I tried it and got 30% - 50% loss even to my router !!!!
> There surely is some other explanation than an ISP-related one.

I did this at our University and was getting 15% packet loss to one of
our local routers which I know is not overloaded.

Our network manager ran mtr from his Mac and saw 0% loss, so I'm
wondering if there is a problem with the version of mtr on Ubuntu.

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