What's new on the 127.0.0/24 block in 7?
koitsu at freebsd.org
Tue Mar 4 09:55:36 UTC 2008
On Tue, Mar 04, 2008 at 01:52:46AM -0800, Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> If you put a machine on that network as 192.168.1.200, and give it a
> netmask of 255.255.255.0, it will respond to any packets destined to
> 192.168.1.100 (obviously), but will also respond to packets destined to
> the broadcast address (192.168.1.255).
Argh. The line:
"... it will respond to any packets destined to 192.168.1.100 ..."
Should have read:
"... it will respond to any packets destined to 192.168.1.200 ..."
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