Different between a port address, a logical address, and a physical address?

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What is the difference between a port address, a logical address, and a physical address? Thank you very much.

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A physical address is an address in a network card.

A logical address is an address similar but its like the information you would use to get to a physical address.

Here is an example. A physical address is like your hard drive to your computer. A logical address is like a file on the server,, with information or instructions that lead to it. port is identified for each address and protocol by a 16-bit number, commonly known as the port number. Specific port numbers are often used to identify specific services. 

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  • khalidsmart
    what is a specific address?

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  • Subhendu Sen
    Assuming this is based on home work, better read network chapter from your study materials.
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