IP or Internet Protocol. Use this tag for questions about IP addresses or configuration, or the protocol as applied to Ubuntu.

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How does an OpenVPN client know the public IP address of my server?

First I thought it was in the client.ovpn under remote my-server-1 1194. I had added both my local and public IP under there. However, when I commented out those lines, it still worked. Where does ...
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Change IP Adress Ubuntu v13 [on hold]

I have a Touch PC running with Ubuntu 13. I have to change the IP Adress of this Computer to: IP: 172.1.0.103 SUBNET: 255.0.0.0 Is there Any Chance i can do that with the Normal Network Change ...
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terminal command | grep IP [migrated]

ifconfig -a | grep 10.16 inet 10.16.x.xx netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 10.16.x.xxx inet 10.16.x.xx netmask 0xffffff80 broadcast 10.16.x.xxx I have replaced the numbers with x My aim is to ...
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SSH into Virtual Private Server connected to VPN

I have a VPS with Digital Ocean as well as a VPN account with Private Internet Access. I would like to be able to connect my server to a VPN in say, Switzerland, and still be able to SSH into it. My ...
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Fixed IP address reset everyday on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I successfully managed to setup a fixed IP address on my server running Ubuntu Server 12.04 by editing /etc/network/interfaces : auto lo iface lo inet loopback iface eth0 inet static address 192.168....
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Change IP address when wireless is on hotspot mode

I want to share my ethernet connection by wireless. To do that I just select 'use as hotspot option' in network settings. It created a hotspot called Ubuntu that I could connect to with my mobile ...
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How to restrict internet connectivity in virtual box?

I have Ubuntu 16.04 machine and I have just installed win 7 ultimate in virtual box. I don't want to give the internet access to that virtual machine but that machine must have a IP address so I can ...
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My IP blocked after too many FTP connections

In FileZilla, you're able to set the amount of files it should handle at once (up to 10). If I set that number to more than 2, my IP will eventually get blocked from my VPS (running ubuntu 14.04). I ...
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New to Ubuntuserver, need help with server ip (nginx)

I am completely new to nginx. I started with it to use my livestream on my gaming pc going through the nginx-server and push it to twitch. After many hours of trying to setting everything up, I think ...
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Apply static IP address change in /etc/network/interfaces in Ubuntu 16.04

TL;DR: In Ubuntu 14.04, If you change a static IP address in /etc/network/interfaces and apply the changes with ifdown and then ifup command everything works fine. But this sequence is not working in ...
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Set static ip as Ubuntu 16.04 guest

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 with vmware on windows 8.1. After tried everything i'm desperate about setting an static ip for Ubuntu. This is my windows (host) ipconfig: Windows ipconfig data An that's ...
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open port for ip from outside local network

I am very new to the world of ubuntu so I hope my explanation of the issue comes across correctly... I am trying to connect to my Cassandra instance from outside the network of my ubuntu instance. ...
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Ping request returns DUP! error with 8.8.8.8 server

If my information is correct, DUP! error, happenes when there is an IP conflict or simply when two devices respond together to ping request. But here the Google Public DNS itself returns DUP! ...
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Ubuntu can't set IP to static

Despite my greatest efforts I failed to set my destinated IP on my Ubuntu machine. I did the following: This is my ifconfig result: enp4s0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 28:d2:44:f9:03:a1 ...
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Ways to find if a server is infected by a bot

Seeking a method to discover if & where any malicious bot could be running on my Ubuntu desktop and server...and how to safely remove any.
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IP connections times out after “Internet usage”

let's start with the typicall: My computer is behaving weird :-( I have been looking for the source of the re-occuring error for weeks, hopefully you guys can help me figure it out :-) What is the ...
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How to find IP addresses of devices connected to a bridge?

I have created a bridge name called 'mybridge'. I have added some devices to mybridge. Now how to get IP addresses of the devices connected to this mybridge?
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Iptables block all incoming IPs

Is it possible block all incoming IP addresses, allowing only one or two IP addresses access on Ubuntu server?
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Use endpoint instead of IP in iptables

I am using AWS ElastiCache and I am trying to configure it so that I can access it outside of AWS. Long story short, I have to execute the following command on an Ubuntu instance (AWS NAT instance), ...
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issue with settingup multiple ipaddresses on ubuntu desktop (v14.04 and v16.04)

I am trying to setup my desktop such that I have multiple IP addresses using a single NIC. First, I tried to do this temporarily using ip, this works fine, however is only temporarily. To try to set ...
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How do I connect to my dns server (via gui)?

I'm on lubuntu 16.04 LTS, and want to connect using both ipv4 and ipv6. I'm a linux noob and don't understand the answer given here I prefer to change settings via gui, if thats possible. edit: ...
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How to assign IP when a machine is connected to the same network via two interfaces?

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 machine connected to the same subnet via two different interfaces, wlan0 and eth0. The machine is used for normal browsing of internet only. I am to manually assign IP addresses ...
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Setting up a server with IPv6

I have just upgraded my internet and my ISP (Comcast) sent me a new modem/router in one. I have managed to set the static IP of the server but after searching all over I can't figure out how to do the ...
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Why am I getting multiple IPs in Hostname -I [duplicate]

I am trying to get the local ip of the system using hostname -I. However, it is showing three IP addresses, instead of one. So, I would like to know what does more than one IP address signify? Also, ...
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Get IPv6 address from IPv4? [closed]

Is it possible to do this? I don't care what tool, ping, nmap, nslookup. Hell, i'll even write a bash script. I just need to figure this out. Edit: All I know are IPv4 addresses and I want to see ...
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Why is my ubuntu ip always changing?

I have my ubuntu running in a hyper-v vm instance which I access the default apache website from the windows 10 host. everything works great but very often the ubuntu ip is changing I dont know why......
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How to achieve resolving of the same hostname to different IP addresses based on location

I have personal webserver with ownCloud installed. This webserver has no public IP address because my internet connection does not offer it. I ordered virtual linux webserver with a public IP address ...
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Set static IP Ubuntu 16.04

I am a new with Linux, having years experience with Windows servers/desktops and am having issues setting a static IP. I am using a method used for previous versions of Ubuntu, which doesn't seem to ...
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Can I use two differetnt IP addresses for same system

I have created one Ubuntu server for online examination the IP for this is 192.168.104.3 so my clients have range within 192.168.104.1 to 192.168.104.255 this is not internet ip.. I want that same ...
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MySQL istallation problem on Ubuntu 16.04 (my.cnf public ip problem)

I follow these instructions to install mysql in Ubuntu 14.04 and it works great. But I make a clean installation of Ubuntu 16.04 and make the same steps to install MySQL and I have problems. The my....
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IP Address Command Line [duplicate]

What is the command that shows your computer's personal IP address? I have tried ip addr show But that shows much more than I want to see.
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Cannot set IPv4 address

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 in HP EliteDesk 800 G2 SFF, in which Windows 7 is also installed. While wired network connection works well on Windows, it doesn't on DVD-booted Ubuntu. Then I ...
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Ifconfig does not show my IP [closed]

When i'm putting the code on: ifconfig ifconfig results in a terminal shows: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr: f8:a9:63:64:3f:1c UP BROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1 RX packets: 0 errors:0 ...
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Alcatel SIP on ubuntu

I want to know if is possible to connect to an alcatel IPX I know that the IPX server that I'm trying to connect use a codec that only the alcatel softphone and phisical phones has...
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iface order and influence of empty line

case: # eth0.cfg The primary network interface auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address IP-1 netmask 255.255.255.255 broadcast IP-1 post-up ip addr add 192.168.100.254/24 dev ...
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How to route external traffic via mobile-phone usb modem and use ethernet for internal traffic?

Suppose my internal traffic all goes through some ip like 10.0.0.1 for example. I want to tether internet connection from my mobile phone to my desktop while still have the access to internal network.
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How can I have the same IP address for Django and WordPress application?

I am currently developing a Python/Django based application on Ubuntu. It is hosted on a dedicated server in a docker. Let's say the IP for this application is www.myapp.com. I also have 10 landing ...
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How to supernet Class C IP address with isc-dhcp server?

Is this possible? subnet 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.248.0 { range 192.168.5.1 192.168.5.254; }
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Why can I only choose 1 IP instead of using 2 at the same time?

I've setted up multiple virtual IP's , but I can only choose either eth0, eth0:1 or eth0:2 . It wont use all IP's at the same time, so I can access my server only with the IP active at this moment. ...
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unable to give static IP to my machine

I have an issue while assigning static IP to my Machine. I am new to this forum and in Linux world as well, just now I installed Ubuntu Desktop LTS 14.04 on Virtual Machine. When I checked ifconfig in ...
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How can i add additional ip on ubuntu?

I have some problem with adding additional IP on Ubuntu. My interfaces file: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto ens160 iface ens160 inet static address 10.201.120.213 netmask 255....
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nm.d already present while launching multiple lxc application containers. Not able to launch more than 1 container

I want to launch lxc application containers on ubuntu. Am able to launch one container with an application. As am trying to launch second container with same application its giving nm.d daemon already ...
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How can I dynamically determine the IP mask to use for dynamic ranges?

I have a list of ranges for IP addresses that I want to block, the ranges are like 210.80.32.0 to 210.80.63.255 How can I dynamically determine the right 210.80.32.0/NUMBER to capture the full range? ...
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How to get pc-name from IP address?

Anyone can tell me how to resolve pc-name for a given IP address on local area network ? I went through many answers but no one helped me :/ I am mentioning all tricks I used below :: netstat -a &...
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How to add multiple ips to ubuntu 12.04 server?

i hope that some can help me here. I have bought 6 additional IP:S and i need to run two gaming servers at same time for same game. So i need to add another ip so i can run these two servers at same ...
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Setup static ipv6 address in /etc/network/interfaces

After changing to a new ISP last week I got a new IPV6 address at home. The IPV6 address is global so not just for my home connection. Because of this address my mail server isn't working properly ...
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Edit wired connections: IPv4 settings: Manual: Routes button

There is a "Routes" button in my Ubuntu 12.04LTS here: Edit Connections>Wired>Edit>Ipv4 Settings>Manual>Routes button Inside the Routes button I can add IP address, Netmask, Gateway, etc. I wonder ...
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How to find ip address for the apache2 server on ubuntu?

I have downloaded ubuntu on virtualbox , and I installed apache2 on it ,i did configured the server and it works on "localhost" ,the problem is that i need the ip address of the server ,the command '...
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Ssh safe enough?

This question is about ssh Hi i web server for my site, I use ssh :). I know i can port forward port 22 but is it safe enough? Let's say i use a password that takes a million years to crack or ...
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Permission denied on start-dfs.sh

I am trying to create a 2-node Hadoop cluster, following this guide. The one node is my Ubuntu laptop and the slave node, the 2nd one, is a virtualbox that also runs Ubuntu. I am doing in the master ...