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Re: Variable subnet Masks and netview

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Subject: Re: Variable subnet Masks and netview
From: W.M.de.Bruin@DNB.NL
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2000 16:33:00 +0200


We do use the 32-bit mask for one of those "special situations". The loopback
interfaces on the routers are given these "host" adresses.
We cannot apply the mask on them, because then all the routers
will be in the same subnet??

The other mask was indeed, and not 254, as you correctly noted.

Wouter de Bruin
Network Management Consultant
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