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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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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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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eth0 NO-CARRIER, ifconfig shows no IP address

I left Ubuntu and came back after a while so I don't remember much. Now I'm trying to get my IP address. All I'm getting from running ifconfig is eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 3c:97:0e:11:22:...
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Change IP Adress Ubuntu v13

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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IP Messenger Error on Ubuntu 12.04

I installed IP Messenger (GNOME 2) from Ubuntu software center but its not working. It's always showing an error message on Ubuntu 12.04. FileName:ipmsg.c Function:create_lock_file Line:157 Can not ...
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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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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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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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Disable ipv6 in ubuntu 14.04

I found that post How to disable IPv6 on Ubuntu? I need to ask about this file /etc/default/bind9. I couldn't find this file. Where can i find it?
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Displaying IP address on eth0 interface

How can I display the IP address shown on eth0 using a script ?
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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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Public IP Address for LXC container

Ok, so I want to know how to do networking on LXC containers. Not just the sort of vague information you get from the other websites, but a true beginner's guide to making them work.. Since most ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How can I hide or show a different IP to a website?

I'd like to watch BBC Iplayer...but it only works in the UK. I am currently living in Spain. Is there a way to hide my ID and make the bbc website believe that I have a UK IP or something?
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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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Issue with setting up multiple IP addresses on Ubuntu Server

I want to set up two IP addresses on my system for access through LAN. This is my config on my other system. Desktop Installation My desktop installation runs with multiple IPs added through ...
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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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How can I bring down this tun interface?

I can neither bring down nor delete this tun interface which is added on startup. Here's the output when I run ifconfig: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 50:b7:c3:92:38:e2 UP ...
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Ethernet not working after update 14.04 (64 bit)

After updating Ubuntu a few days back my ethernet has stopped working. The wifi works fine. I even managed to make my ethernet work once using sudo dhclient eth0 but could not replicate it after ...
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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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Genymotion virtual device got no IP adress

when I try to run HTC Evo 4.3 (or other devices, it doesn't matter) in Genymotion (2.3.0 x64) (with VirtualBox 4.3.10) on Ubuntu 14.04, I get: The virtual device got no IP address. The VirtualBox ...