lo Link encap:Local Loopback

Discussion in 'General' started by Mathiau, May 20, 2010.

  1. Mathiau

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    Why is my 2nd NIC showing this under ifconfig, it wont show under Elastix GUI

    it is the same brand as the eth0, on a dell server...
     
  2. dicko

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    lo is the loop back adapter

    ethx are the ethernet adapters

    the loop back adapter is a network interface on the local machine it always has an ip of 127.0.0.1 it doesn't go anywhere else but itself
     

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