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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Access wired network camera(s) through a switch without disconnecting from wireless internet

Here is an image of the network I'm setting up: This network sort of works when "Computer" is running OS X; I can access "Network camera" (an Axis M1011) at its default address 192.168.0.90 and set ...
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additional address ip

When I would like to type the command-line sudo ifdown eth0:0, I get this result : ifdown: interface eth0:0 not configured knowing that I added eth0:0 in /etc/network/interfaces : auto eth0:0 iface ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04 internet connection problem

I installed Ubuntu server 14.04 on VMware workstation. I need to set IP manually so, network connection has set to Bridged on VMware. I followed the instructions on ...
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Ubuntu server running on VirtualBox the inet addr changes

I have been running a virtual environment for my Ubuntu server and today the inet address changed. It was 192.168.1.101 and now it changed by itself to 192.168.1.32. Example: inet addr: 192.168.1.32 ...
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IP forwarding Ubuntu

For my work we have a testing space with a Ubuntu server which is also a router. Yesterday we placed a new in the rack and our meaning was to make it a webserver which is accessible from the internet. ...
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Could not resolve hostname 123.45.67.890 [closed]

Could not resolve hostname 123.45.67.890: Name or service not known I'm trying to setup my server and straight away I get this error, following this guide:
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USB/IP Kernel modules are missing.

I wish to utilize the USB/IP project for school project, but I am having trouble starting the host. We are attempting to send signals from accessibility devices for children with extreme motor ...
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It is impossible to bring down tun interface

I cannot either bring down or delete a tun interface which is added on startup. Here's the output when I type ifconfig: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 50:b7:c3:92:38:e2 UP ...
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How do I know my IP address?

How can I see my IP address on Ubuntu? I used ifconfig eth0 but it only displays HWaddr and I don't see where the IP address is.
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What would be the consequences of uninstalling the net-tools package in a default Ubuntu system?

I know that the net-tools package is deprecated and that its features are supposedly provided by the iproute2 package. However, I find that I keep using the old net-tools programs: it's an old ...
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Config multiple IPs for apache server

We have a Rootserver and the Support guy told us "you have 5 IPs and I configured one" Now I edited the file /etc/network/interfaces to following: # This file describes the network interfaces ...
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How do I get IP of installed network printer

I have installed a network printer in my Ubuntu 14.04 machine by using system-config-printer. This GUI program offers a "Find network printer" function, that explores the local network. It returns a ...
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Setting up network for two places with different static IP addresses by script

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 and I'd like to use it at home and at work. At home it could get a DHCP address or a static address 192.168.2.x but at work it must get the static IP address 10.10.34.122. I ...
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Eth0 lost when ethernet is using crossed cable

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I made changes on Interfaces file to change the IP of my touch computer. After reboot everything works well if I am connected with normal Ethernet cable to a Hub or router, ...
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Can't access my router

192.169.1.1 or 192.168.1.254 is not working. Neither from windows. I have a custom IP. I have tried with auto IP and when I type this IP in the address bar I connect to someone else's router because ...
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Configuring Wireless Static IP through Terminal

I try to configure a Wireless Static IP and everything I have found so far are referring to Ethernet connections. A helpful guide I have found is this one: ...
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ip netns exec on a binary with capabilities - doesn't seem to work

I want a non-root user to be able to run in a namespace (netns). When I try to run the process (via upstart), it fails with: start: Job failed to start I have the config file like: setuid myuser ...
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permanent disabling ip_forward for ubuntu server happens be a problem

I have just installed the latest ubuntu server. This is the state of my server right after booting: root@vzu01-ubuntu:~# uname -a Linux vzu01-ubuntu 3.16.0-30-generic #40~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Thu Jan ...
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how to block IPs by generating range?

I have a lot of DDOS attacks lately and given only the attackers IP. I want to block them via IPtables. Every time the range of IPs is the same but the actual IPs are different. how do I create the ...
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How to deal with this untrusted program

The program is IPFS. I do not fully trust the program, how should I keep it from making changes to my system outside of its designated folders?
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Finding all used IP addresses within a LAN without assigning an IP address to your NIC?

Is there any way that you can find all the IP addresses within a LAN without assigning a IP address to you NIC? I know most of the tools like angryipscanner, arp-scan, nmap and others can mostly ...
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Where in System Settings do I set a static IP?

I can't find where you can set a static IP in the network settings. Anywhere top level?
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Dynamic IP with static DNS

Getting a dhcp'd IP ok, but DNS is not resolving. 2 part question: using nmcli how can I see what DNS server's I am using? where do I go to configure a STATIC DNS server for a wireless interface ...
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How can I setup an Internal Network with Virtualbox? (Ubuntu 14.04)

Hi I've been trying to setup an Internal Network with two Ubuntu 14.04 virtual machines. But I've been unsuccessful so far. They both have the Internal Network adapters with the same network name, now ...
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Which process is accessing which IPs?

After installing Conky and listing all my inbound and outbound connections I start to wonder what's actually happening and what and why things are happening. I'm getting a bit suspicious. How can I ...
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Proxychain with static IP untill tor reload

I recently installed tor privoxy and proxychains on my 14.04lts works ok as intended. There is no acctualy problem with functioning, I have problem with setup. As I always used it with config ...
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Using Multiple IPs for the same interface for different application?

I want to do some IP aliasing, but I want my browser to use a different IP from the IP for BitTorrent. For example: I want the browser to use this IP for example 192.168.1.45 and BitTorrent to use ...
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How to make virtual interface ping to a host in the network

I created a virtual interface as indicated in this Unix.SE post. I.e. sudo modprobe dummy sudo ip link set name eth10 dev dummy0 sudo ifconfig eth10 up sudo ifconfig eth10 192.168.1.150 I want to ...
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Can private IP address be the same as public IP address?

I checked my public ip address at http://whatismyipaddress.com, it showed me 137.189.34.166. When I typed ifconfig in terminal it showed me my private ip address is 137.189.34.166, too. Does that mean ...
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Ethernet connection not working after installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

EDIT: PROBLEM IS BACK.. I cant figure out a permanent and reliable way around the bug (have managed the bug to go away 2 times) my files keep duplicating themselves with a ~ after their name, so if I ...
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Assign static IP in Ubuntu server 14.10 [duplicate]

Iam running Ubuntu Server 14.10 in Oracle VM VirtualBox. Whenever i start the VirtualBox, it changes IP address. To run putty or WinScp, i had to check everytime. Is there any way to assign a static ...
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Get current ssh session's originating IP without being superuser

I am trying to find out the current ssh session's originating IP address. I found the following to be useful, but it requires sudo: $ sudo netstat -tapen | grep ssh | awk '{ print $5}' | sed ...
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Why can't I connect to my localhost port from a remote computer?

I'm using link-grammar server to convert sentences into semantic graphs. It provides an API though a port to do the above process. It's configured to works through port 9000 of localhost. I used to ...
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ip netns monitor not working in a script

I'm trying to use ip netns monitor in a script to react to the creation of new network namespaces, eg: ip netns monitor | while read ACTION NETNS; do echo 'handling it!' done However I never see ...
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How to show (just) the IP address of my router?

What command can I run to get just the IP address of my router? With this command I should have only IP of my router and not, for example, the whole routing table (as when I run route -n).
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Error: object “ip” is unknown , try “ip help”

I am trying to run trusted executables through a script. I copied the binary executable /bin/ip to a directory called Tools. I renamed the binary to eip. I have navigated to the directory tools and ...
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Virtualbox in a host with static IP and require proxy [duplicate]

My host machine is a 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04. I try to install Ubuntu 12.04 in virtual box, and got problems with network. My host machine can only use static IP, moreover, everything internet connection ...
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Assign static global IP to Ubuntu VM In VMWare Player

I'm having a bit of difficulty in achieving the following: I want to have a Ubuntu VM running on VMWare Player on a Windows 8.1 Host that is globally reachable/addressable by a static/non-changing ip ...
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How to find the ASN of an IP using “dig” command?

Under what autonomous system number or name that an IP is located? How to find it using "dig" command in Ubuntu ?
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Why can't I see router settings on the Gateway IP?

I don't know if this is the best forum to ask this question, migrate it to the right one if not. I'm running a Kubuntu 13.10, and I'm trying to connect to a router to modify some settings. To do ...
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No internet connectivity despite all other devices working

I have configured a router and all of the devices work except for my linux box, when I boot it to windows, it can connect via wifi. When I connect it via ethernet it works, but through wifi, even ...
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What causes a static IP to change?

I have a cluster of three servers. All of them are set up on static IP. So imagine my surprise when I discover that the IP addresses on two of my machines changed. What could cause a static IP to not ...
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Raspbian and Ubuntu 14.03 SSH error

I have installed Raspbian Wheezy on a 8GB SD card( using win32disk imager,did it on my windows 7 laptop), next I changed dhcp to static IP, gave a random IP address to my raspberry pi along with ...
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Can't get the port redirect to work

First of all, I'm very green in ubuntu and now experimenting on my server. Here's the thing, I want my local ip 192.168.1.140:6080 to be accesible from the internet via public IP. Currently I have ...
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Ubuntu Server IP Addres

I'm making a server with Ubuntu Server. I already give it an IP, but now I need it to access my server from Moodle. The problem is: I don't remember what IP I gave to my server. Is there a way to ...
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Get IP Address of Machine from Hostname or Mac-address

Is that possible to get the IP address of my machine from the hostname or the machine's own mac address? If yes, how? If not, could you suggest an alternative way?
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Router page and online IP showing page show different IP

I have came across an strange situation. Whenever i look at the router page then it shows an IP which is completely different from the IP i see in the webpages like ipmango and other sites too. Can a ...
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The administrator has banned my IP address. What is problem [duplicate]

I am not a very experienced Ubuntu user, so I have to look up some information on the internet. Most of the links lead to http://ubuntuforums.org. But each time I try to open a page on this site, it ...
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Make my IP publicly accesible [closed]

I have this ip 19.46.1.34 ,how to make it publicly accessible around the world?
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Screenlets Infopanel - how do I get external / internal IP to work in Python?

So occasionally my router does something stupid and changes one or more of my IP addresses on my local net. Since I have a scripted synergy setup tunneled through SSH, this is a pain in the 6 o'clock. ...