I am a young learning unix administrator. Please first of all, excuse me
if to many times I will ask for help in these newsgroups.
I administrate a server which is used by many programmers developing
They have asked me to find out server or unix command that can help them
get iformation regarding a given process tcp-ip telnet connection that
they have launched.
In other, words the would like to know for a given process launched by a
client which going through many gateways and other servers arrives to
the server on which I want to get information of the tcp-ip telnet
connection established for that given process.
Please any advise on possible unix commands or libraries that the
programmers could use inside their programs or preferably something I
could use from UNIX server to get all the information available at ISO4
For example if connection went down or is degrading try to narrow down
where the problem may be. Throughoutput of the connection in bytes,
different ip addresses to which connection is going through, etc. Maybe
not all information may be obtained.
So of you have recommended me to search for an utility called: isof
I can't fond it. Please give some URL or place from which I may
downloaded for Solaris platform. ANy other product similar please let me
know where can I get it free or by paying.
What about snoop ? I have no idea how to use it. Could it help for my
I tried to look for traceroute on the solaris platform, there isn't.
Could you tell me from what package may I get it to isntall it on
Excuse me if I am not so detailed. Please ask me if you need any further
I will know for sure the destination and source ip addresses.
Can the unix command trace be used in any way, will it help me ? How can
I use it ? I can't find in the solaris system does it have a different
Thank you very much,