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Why Do We Use Name Resolution

... (link to Basics of IP Address article)

Bonjour for Name Resolution

Bonjour for Ubuntu,

Code Block
sudo apt-get install avahi-daemon

Once this is installed, you may access your machine by adding .local to the machine's host name. For example if the hostname is plex, it can be access as plex.local.

Quick Summary

The key to understanding how data is transmitted on to the internet and how text files populate information onto the web we first have to start with understanding the basics.


At the most basic level possible, the following diagram shows the steps that brought that page to your screen.

Introduction- Resolving DNS Process

1)     When using the internet most people connect to websites or other internet servers by connecting to a domain name, as in “”. Internet applications, though, do not communicate via domain names, but rather uses IP address such as


  1. Using Keys to Upload Content to a Host

    To be able to host content on a server, you must first create both a public and private key. The private key is never shared and resides on the user's machine. The public key, however, is shared with the server host and resides on the server. When the user makes a request to connect with the host server with the intent to upload website content, the users sends the public key information that gets validated by the server.

  2. Using Keys for Transactional Activity (example: banking)


View file
nameResolving DNS_v0.3.pdf

HTML Basics

The Web is basically a system of formatted documents in a language called HTML (HyperText Markup Language) that supports links to other documents, links, as well as graphics, audio, and video files