What is 127.0.0.1?
A loopback address; a non-routable IP address that is defined as referring to the "local" computer.
In other words, 127.0.0.1 is any
Localhost is usually set to 127.0.0.1
The best place in the world: your
There's no place like 127.0.0.1
The local IP address of your computer or Loopback address that can be used as practical on networking dumb user/n00bs. In situation when they mite looking for an IP address of a particular server,
Instead you be nasty and tell them 'try connecting to 127.0.0.1'
17:50 ThRaXx : u there?
17:50 thetron: why
17:50 ThRaXx : whats the dso ts ip?
17:50 thetron: 127.0.0.1
17:51 ThRaXx : k
17:51 ThRaXx : any passwords?
17:52 thetron: welcome
17:52 thetron: is the password
17:52 ThRaXx : k
17:52 ThRaXx : channel?
17:52 thetron: DSO Clan Channel
17:53 ThRaXx : yeh pw?
17:53 thetron: deadoralive
17:53 ThRaXx : k
17:54 ThRaXx : 127.0.0.1 - that the ts ip?
17:54 thetron: Yes yes yes !
17:54 ThRaXx : k
17:56 thetron: What happended? Did you connect
17:56 ThRaXx : i connected but it said couldnt connect or not running
17:57 thetron: Gezz i wonder why thats happened. I'm connected
18:02 thetron: Have you tryed connecting using the hostname localhost ?
18:02 ThRaXx : wha
18:03thetron: localhost as the ip/hostname
18:04 thetron: Anything?
18:04 ThRaXx : you tried to trick me :P