It turns out traceroute (or tracert for Windows users) is not bundled with Ubuntu; you have to manually install it. If you’re looking for an alternative, simply use tracepath although it looks like there are some complaints. Apparently tracepath doesn’t deal with NAT properly but traceroute does so you might be better off installing it:
From the shell type “apt-get install traceroute”.
It’s kind of hard to play World of Warcraft when the packet loss is 19%!
Ping statistics for 220.127.116.11:
Packets: Sent = 1177, Received = 950, Lost = 227 (19% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
Minimum = 61ms, Maximum = 478ms, Average = 69ms
The IP address listed above is the last hop before it hits Blizzards’ servers. InternetTrafficReport.com is showing some major issues in North America right now:
Current Index: 83
Average Packet Loss: 4%