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IP address

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Is it possible to assign an IP address to a computer even if it is not connected to a network?  I have a standalone PC (without any network interfaces) but I would like to assign it an IP address and aliases so that it acts as if it is connected to the internet.  Is it possible to assign an IP address or can you add aliases to the 127.0.0.1 localhost entry?

Thanks in advance.
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Is network aliasing a standard option of Linux?  I haven't installed Linux yet but I am going to install Slackware Linux.
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