What is the difference between loose source routing and strict source

What is the essential difference between loose source routing and strict source
routing?
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mondygargCommented:
In strict source routing, the sender specifies the exact route the packet must take. This is virtually never used.

The more common form is loose source record route (LSRR), in which the sender gives one or more hops that the packet must go through.
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