I've statically configured the IP address of an interface on a server: ip addr add 10.40.0.6/16 broadcast 10.40.255.255 dev eth1 If I try to ping a machine on the network (e.g., 10.40.0.1), it ...
What will happen when an ARP Request packet is sent from router1 to router2 in the following two cases? Will an ARP Reply be generated or the ARP Request packet be dropped? ...
What is the effect of stale ARP cache entry on traffic to that DIP till the entry ages out of the ARP table?
If the host, for which an ARP table entry is present on the connected router, has changed its NIC(so that its MAC address has changed), what will happen when a packet is sent out on the link with the ...
I (and a colleague) have just noticed, and tested, that when a Linux machine is pinged, after the last ping it initiates a unicast ARP request to the machine that initiated the ICMP ping. When pinging ...