trace6 [-abdtu] [-s src6] interface targetaddress [port]
-a insert a hop-by-hop header with router alert option. -D insert a destination extension header -E insert a destination extension header with an invalid option -F insert a one-shot fragmentation header -b instead of an ICMP6 Ping, use TooBig (you will not see the target) -B instead of an ICMP6 Ping, use PingReply (you will not see the target) -d resolves the IPv6 addresses to DNS. -t enables tunnel detection -u use UDP instead of TCP if a port is supplied -r raw mode (for adapters networks that have no ethernet) -s src6 specifies the source IPv6 address Maximum hop reach: 31 A basic but very fast traceroute6 program. If no port is specified, ICMP6 Ping requests are used, otherwise TCP SYN packets to the specified port. Options D, E and F can be use multiple times.
thc-ipv6 was written by van Hauser <firstname.lastname@example.org> / THC
The homepage for this toolkit is: http://www.thc.org/thc-ipv6
trace6 v3.4 (c) 2018 by van Hauser / THC <email@example.com> www.thc.org
2021-09-14 THC IPv6