Network - Stack

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1 - About

The network stack main task is to dispatch inbound IP packets into sockets, which are then handled by userspace applications. The network stack manages abstractions which are shared with userspace. It:

  • reassembles TCP flows,
  • deals with routing,
  • and knows which IP addresses are local.
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