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LFCA Part 9: Learn Basics of Network IP Addressing

This article is Part 8 of tecmint.com’s Linux Foundation Certified IT Associate series. 

In our previous chapter of the LFCA series, we defined a computer network and briefly touched on some general Linux networking commands you can use to retrieve useful network information such as your IP address, subnet mask, open ports and so much more.

To better understand computer networks, let’s dig into network IP addressing.