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Networking, Security, Linux

networking

Routeable Loopback Addresses

Today we will learn about loopback addresses that can be reached from the outside via routing. This is useful for running services on a router In a previous post, I talked about the loopback interface and how we can locally bind services to any address in the range 127.0.0.1-127.255.255.254. This is…

Rohan Molloy

Network Basics: The DHCP client

So what is DHCP? How automatic configuration works The DHCP client When you bring your laptop over to your buddies house and plug into their network, your internet is ready by "magic". This is achieved by the DHCP client daemon dhcpcd. When a new network link comes on line (e.g plugging in…

Rohan Molloy