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Unformatted text preview: broadcasted to ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff (broadcast MAC address) and contain the frame header, and the ARP message. Message sent to all MAC addresses on a network. If a device matches its IP with the one in the ARP request, it replies to the source MAC with its own MAC address called an ARP reply. The broadcasting host will receive the ARP reply and add the destination MAC and IP to its ARP table. The sending host can then use the entry in the ARP table to send data to that destination....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course DCN 386 taught by Professor Allison during the Spring '10 term at Seneca.
- Spring '10