toothandnail has packaged mtr (My Traceroute) for VL 6.0. He notes that this package is built to run the GUI version by default. For use at the command line run mtr -t <destination>.
Package Size: 49K
Installed Size: 150K
mtr: mtr (a utility providing "ping" and "traceroute" functionality)
mtr: mtr combines the functionallity of the "ping" and "traceroute"
mtr: programs in a single network diagnositc tool. Started with a
mtr: destination address, it determines the number of hops and the
mtr: quality of the links for each hop.
mtr: License: GPL
mtr: Authors: Matt Kimball and Roger Wolff
mtr: Website: http://www.BitWizard.nl/mtr/
After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.