Amazon Interview Question for Technical Support Engineers

Team: AWS
Country: United States
Interview Type: In-Person

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we start sending packet to the destination ,TTL starting with 1 ,so at first router TTL will be zero and packet will be dropped .But the router will send you an ICMP packet back which will tell you about the first router on the way.Like wise we will do this upto destination network.One more thing we will use a unused port no. ,which will be discarded at the destination and an ICMP packet willl be sent back.By doing this we can trace the route.

but there is no gurantee that it will fine exact route every time,because there are many paths to reach a destination on the internet.However probability of this is very low.

- Ankit Bhardwaj March 04, 2014 | Flag Reply
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He is right. The TTL starts with 1. Until packets are dropped, it increases TTL. Eventually the destination is found with TTL = x.

- mahdi.oraei March 04, 2014 | Flag
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As explained in the top TTL value is increased from 1, every ICMP packet is returned with error "time exceeded". Actual packet is UDP with destination port higher than 30,000 which creates an error packet as "destination port unreachable" , so Traceroute program responsibility to identify difference between time exceeded error and unreachable.

- Chase January 30, 2017 | Flag Reply
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