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AddressingEach interface (on host or router) needs a unique address and a mask
DHCP is an automatic configuration protocol used on IP network. Computers that are connected to non-DHCP equipped IP networks must be configured before they can communicate with other computers on the network. DHCP allows a computer to be configured automatically, eliminating the need for intervention by a network administrator. Here, it is used for linking addresses to [x hosts].