Tag: Networking

  • What is my gateway address?

    Choosing a gateway address on Linux machines is an easy task to perform. Let’s consider a network consisting of three Linux machines as Figure 1 shows.  Let’s consider following subnet and IP addresses: Subnet 1:, IP Address 1:, and IP address 2: Subnet 2: and IP Address 3: Subnet 3: , […]

  • Asymmetric Static Routing Network using Ubuntu Machines

    In asymmetric routing, data packets take different paths to go from source to destination and to come back [source].  To set up an asymmetric network on Linux machines running Ubuntu 16.04, first, we need to configure the systems to act as routers. Let’s consider a network of 3 hosts and 3 routers as Figure 1 […]