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Yuyuko Saigyouji Jan 29 @ 11:48am
Challenging question for Experienced Players
Some of you might know about systems like 'ARC Access Terminal' and 'Level-Seven Microsystems Access Terminal'. These are the terminals accessible on their company's LAN.

How local networking works though is giving each system a number on a similar IP address. Say your IP is the pseudo-real IP of 192.257.0.31 (real IPs never have numbers above 255). Your router would be 192.257.0.1, of course.

In this case, LAN Access Terminals are all over the world and modems are far from the routers, which might be the reason behind one terminal having the IP of 192.257.0.34 while another system on the same LAN might have 258.212.5.56.

However, what is your answer to this question though? Why are the IP addresses of systems in the same LAN so different from each other? Are you convinced that it is simply an error the developers made that has been forgiven by fans, or is it really saying something else about our LANs?