Bug 891257 - tracepath error "send failed"
Summary: tracepath error "send failed"
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: iputils
Version: 18
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jan Synacek
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2013-01-02 10:56 UTC by Ivo Sarak
Modified: 2017-10-12 05:57 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-01-12 01:11:56 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Ivo Sarak 2013-01-02 10:56:56 UTC
Description of problem:
Whatever you put into the tracepath, it will not trace it.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Issue some IP-address to be traced, for example:

tracepath -n

Actual results:

 1:  send failed
     Resume: pmtu 65535 

Expected results:

 1:                                         0.144ms pmtu 1500
 1:                                           0.608ms reached
 1:                                           0.475ms reached
     Resume: pmtu 1500 hops 1 back 64 

Additional info:

Comment 1 Morten Stevens 2013-01-04 13:18:59 UTC
Same problem here.

[root@fc18 ~]# rpm -q iputils

[root@fc18 ~]# tracepath
 1:  send failed
     Resume: pmtu 65535

Comment 2 Morten Stevens 2013-01-04 13:22:57 UTC
Note: This bug has been fixed in version iputils-20121207-1.fc19.x86_64.

Comment 3 Ivo Sarak 2013-01-06 23:00:12 UTC
It is good to know.

Comment 4 Jan Synacek 2013-01-08 14:08:14 UTC
Fixed by new version.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-01-08 14:16:58 UTC
iputils-20121221-1.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-01-08 20:16:39 UTC
Package iputils-20121221-1.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing iputils-20121221-1.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 7 Ivo Sarak 2013-01-09 11:37:07 UTC
It is working for me. :)

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2013-01-12 01:11:58 UTC
iputils-20121221-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 9 parag 2017-10-12 05:57:51 UTC
working for IPv4 but not for IPv6.  tracepath complete for IPv4 but not tracepath6  for IPv6.

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