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I realized that the icmp echo reply messages, wireshark shows a field called "Response Time".

Since the ICMP header field carries no reply such as wireshark can discover time travel package?


asked 02 Apr '13, 06:17

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Wireshark is able to calculate the "response time" based on the time stamp of the echo request and echo response packet.


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answered 02 Apr '13, 08:53

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HI , Kurt:

May I know how wireshark calculate the response time based on echo request and response? Or could you help to teach how ICMP calculate the response time by themselves?

(30 May '13, 01:16) 無敵小呆瓜

Take a look at the ICMP protocol and the time stamp protocol fields.

(30 May '13, 11:58) Kurt Knochner ♦
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