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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Can not apply a static IP address to Virtual PC?

I Installed an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Server as a Virual Server using Wmware Workstation 10. Unfortunately when I change the DHCP setting to static. The server is unable connect to our network, it works ...
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SSH to user from external network says permission denied, works fine from internal network

Okay, I have Openstack installed on a server. I can SSH to the openstack server I have set port forwarding on that server I can ssh to the instance using private AND public(floating) IPs when done ...
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ip address setting with rtnetlink

I set ip address with a program using rtnetlink.h. It seems to work when I checked it through ifconfig command. But, when I check Network Manager(GUI) after executing the program, previous ip ...
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pptpd VPN: No internet access after connecting

I've followed the instructions in this tutorial to set up a vpn server, so that I can connect to that and surf the internet virtually from another location. So far from windows, I can connect to it ...
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Connecting to private IP's in Ubuntu 14.04 with Microsoft VPN

I have an installation of Ubuntu 14.04 configured with a VPN connection. I followed this article which seemed to pertain to Ubuntu 12.10 but the instructions seemed to apply for the new version as ...
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Getting a Public IP that is different for my Ubuntu Server then my Homenetwork

Okay so here's the thing, I live in Sweden and got fiber with a internet speed of 100/100 mb/s. They way my network is setup right now is that I got a modem which is hooked up to my router which goes ...
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Can I share a private IP address on Wi-Fi and Ethernet?

I have a laptop which is usually on Ethernet and has a static IP. Sometimes I need to take it away from my desk and use the wifi. How can I make the Ethernet and Wi-Fi use the same private IP address? ...
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Wine and ip camera tool

I installed an IP camera tool using wine in ubuntu 14.04 LTS, in order to configure IP cameras. The IP camera tool's icon is on my desktop, but when I double click on it, the application does not ...
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LXC bridging with two NICs

I am setting up a server to host a number of LXC containers, for now just isolating web and db services. The server I am using has two NICs and I'd like to use one for host traffic and one for ...
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Question about routing VMs with static IPs in Ubuntu (Unsolved)

I have a server with an external provider that is running Ubuntu 12.04. The server is having a static IP. I have installed VMware workstation and I am running some virtual machines, one of them is for ...
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Firewall blocking access to DVR web server on LAN. How can I open access?

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 server as my DHCP modem on my network. On my LAN I have security cams on a web server that worked fine with port forwarding and DHCP on the web server. The problem arises when ...
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Set Up IP in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am trying to set IP's for a Wired connection in Ubuntu via the Network Connections GUI. However, In wired connections, when I select Manual IPv4 settings the "SAVE" button get greyed out and I can't ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit VPN Server not changing IP [duplicate]

I'm trying to set up an VPN server on VPS with several additional IPs. I'm getting connected remotely to VPS, but it's not assigning IPs which I defined in /etc/pptpd.conf I used this guide: How To: ...
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How to make my IP direct to my website instead of router?

This has been a few hour struggle trying to figure this out (especially when i'm a total novice). I've found stuff on port directing, but can't really figure it out, watched a few YouTube videos and ...
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Multiple IPs on different subnets on one interface

I have managed to configure two IPs from different subnets on the same card. I changed /etc/network/interfaces to have: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 172.16.4.254 netmask ...
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Passing ICMP between two interfaces

I'm trying to setup routing between two network interfaces on an Ubuntu machine. The first interface is the nic, connected to my LAN. The second interface is a tunnel dev created by OpenVPN. The ...
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Script to open vlc with local ip and port

I am trying to create a script to open vlc with my local ip and port 8888. My current script: #!/bin/bash vlc http://10.0.0.1:8888/ This works fine, but when I go to another network the local ip ...
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Ubuntu Server (tiny) problem. (12.104)

I am trying to set up a gaming server for Ubuntu 12.04. I want to try Battlefield 1942 and Minecraft. I was following this tutorial http://youtu.be/rilO2R0WFLI?t=2m24s and get lost at what he does ...
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How can I access my Hikvision IP-cam over VLC?

My setup is as following: The IP-cam (Hikvision DS-2CD2632F-IS) is connected to a router. My notbook is connected to the same router. The router is set to DHCP. The factory default IP of the ip-cam is ...
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Install network printer manually (TP-link TL-WDR3600)

I want to use a HP Deskjet f380 printer as a USB connected network printer, connected with a TP-link TL-WDR3600 router and it's not working. This question is a duplicate of: Install Network Printer ...
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ubuntu can't get correct ip config from router

At a point, all my network settings went crazy. nameserver point to 192.168.0.1, and ip address is 192.168.0.xxx. nslookup no response (Can't resolve any address). Can't ping any address. While ...
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How to block ips similar to editing the HOSTS file on windows

I have recently switched to Ubuntu and need to block a few Ips for gaming. Previously, I could simply add a line to the File in C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\etc\HOSTS but I am unsure how to do this on ...
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How to block ip forwarding for specific remote ip address

I use ubuntu as gateway for several hosts. I need advise how to block ip forwarding for specific ip address or specific ip range? I tried to block ip via ufw deny rules, but it looks like ip ...
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Add new IP address to my hosting

I'm sory if its already answered but I'm very newbie and as I can see the other answers interfaces configurations are different than mine and I'm confused and worried about doing something wrong. My ...
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Why shell and browser return diffrent ip address?

I set global WebProxy by UBUNTU setting->network->networkProxy and then i open http://whatismyipaddress.com/ and i get my proxy ip address but when i use this command: wget -qO- ...
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How to setup network configuration for static ip address in Virtualbox?

My isp has a static ip address. Therefore, whenever I use the guest machine in VirtualBox, I have to set the network to NAT. All other VM's get the same ip address; if I set network to bridged, I am ...
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Macvlan interfaces beyond first interface fail to connect.

I've been working on a project to build a set of macvlans on ubuntu. The process I'm using comes from here. In short, I run this set of commands to build and initialize an interface: ip link add link ...
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Nintendo DS unable to aquire ip from ubuntu 12.04

I want to connect my Nintendo DS (does not support WPA or Ad-Hoc) to the internet, but i can't just change the encryption from WPA to WEP every time i do so, so i connected my pc via ethernet cable to ...
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modem or mobile broadband showing differect ip address

my modem or mobile broadband is perfectly connects with internet but i unable to install anything via terminal in connection information it shows the IP address 115.243.74.182 but in termainal it ...
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How is information passed between ipconfig and the init process at boot time

I'm trying to assign an IPv6 address to my machine at early boot time (in order to boot a diskless system over IPv6) with ip -6 addr add $ipv6/108 dev eth0 at nfs-premount. This works fine, but as ...
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Ubuntu installation with disk partition [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu, so please guide me on how the partition of a 500 GB HDD has to be made. If I go to the two partitions, then ask no root file mounted, then the installation does not continue. ...
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View Network Traffic

I've found a few programs that report network traffic, to which IPs communications are with and a few more details. Is there any way to see details of these packets? Specifically I want to view the ...
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Is it possible to assign an IP address range as an alias?

Need to add 128 IP addresses as an alias. I was wondering if instead of doing eth0:1, eth0:2, ... eth0:128, I may be able to add them all as a single block. I know that in RH flavors of Linux that ...
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How To Open My WebPage Using External IP In My PC?

I am using UbuntuServer13.10 in my server and Windows7SP1 in my PC and both connected with a DSL modem (Dynamic External IP), So whenever I try to open my server page in my PC using internal IP of ...
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Send message computer same WIFI?

Am at school and they all use the same wifi .. I wanted to ask how can I send a message from terminal or something to a girl that I like! I only know the name of his computer nothing other!!
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Why is my inet for ip colored red?

I'm trying to set up a web server but when I try to see the ip of the server with this code ifconfig | grep inet the four inet that comes up is colored red and shows some numbers. If I continue ...
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IP address changes in vmware?

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 in vmware on my Windows PC. So the problem is: when I see my IP using ifconfig command then it shows 198.168.33.180, but when I see my IP on whatismyip.com (on Ubuntu), it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 secondary IP externally inaccesible

I have added a secondary IP to my virtual server, Ubuntu 12.04 running in OpenVZ virtual host. I used ip addr add xx.xxx.168.95/32 label venet0:1 dev venet0. When I do ifconfig the IP shows up below ...
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make mistake in setting IP

I have a device that has Linux Ubuntu OS. I use SSH for connecting to it. my Linux version is like below when typed cat /proc/version command: Linux version 3.2.40-g996c4d7-dirty ...
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What are the possible threats if internal IP address is publicly revealed?

In many cases, people do not take enough care to remove their IP addresses from some output before posting it to help forums and Q&A sites like askubuntu. Considering one's IP address is revealed ...
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ubuntu external ip addres

I'm new to ubuntu and I need your help with this, As you know when you install apache you put the internal ip address in your browser and you get it works, I want as well to access it from somewhere ...
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FInding my IP without using Google [duplicate]

I am using vodafone 3g using usb modem. Whenever I use ifconfig my ppp0 shows some ip like 10.29.24.32.xxx. But whenever I Google using what is my ip, it shows some different ip like 84.64.15.yyy. ...
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How to allow ip forwarding out of source interface

I have enabled ubuntu for ip forwarding, and that works. However, sometimes the routing table has a next hop out of the same interface the packet came in on. It triggers an ICMP redirect as expected, ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 stops responding soon after assigning a static IP manually

I know there's a lot written about this issue but no response seem to answer my question. So I am wondering my problem is with the most recent version of Ubuntu. I have just installed an Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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How to change your Local IP?

While I order a hp server for my Ubuntu server, I am currently temporarily using my laptop as a server instead. I installed Ubuntu 13.10 and other programs like Webmin, etc, etc while being connected ...
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How to enable ipv6 support in linux system [duplicate]

I am trying to enable ipv6 support to my linux system. Im trying to modify /proc/sys/net/ipv6/conf/all/disable_ipv6 this file but system is not allowing to do so.
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How to bind IP’s on Ubuntu Server? [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu. And I want to know How to bind IP’s on Ubuntu Server?
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Why does my static IP address change itself every 24 hour period?

I'm using Ubuntu as a server running tomcat for a web application and my static IP changes every 24 hour period from xxx.xxx.xxx.100 to xxx.xxx.xxx.102 and because of that I have to restart my ...
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Install Network Printer Manually (Router : TP-Link TL-WR842ND)

Router Model No. : TL-WR842ND After reading this article, I carry on the installation but it does not work. This is the properties page : I have attempted to print test page but the status shows ...
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Can't login to my router through internal ip? [closed]

I am trying to forward ports on the internal ip in my router config on a remote computer on the same network. But I can't connect to the ip? My host system is running Ubuntu server 12.04 and I can ...