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 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 solved thanks to https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1003297 I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside Windows 7, my ethernet connection works without problem in Windows ...
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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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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 ...
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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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Iptux is not working

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. with iptux (version 0.5.3) for communication purposes. My problem: Person1 sends a message->I received a message seen and closed it. Person1 sends a message again and my ...
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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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Can't login to my router through an internal IP address? [closed]

I am trying to forward ports on the internal IP address in my router configuration on a remote computer on the same network. But I can't connect to the IP address. Why? My host system is running ...
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Can't access my IP camera

The IP address of my router is 192.0.0.1, and its DHCP range from 192.0.0.101 to 192.0.0.199. The camera gets found in an ARP scan, when I reconnect it, but it disappears soon after, and I receive ...
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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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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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Port listening on localhost:8000 but not on ip:8000

Hello I'm running a web application on port 8000. When I access it from the host server localhost:8000 it responds ok, 127.0.0.1:8000 also works, but 192.168.1.7:8000 does not work. 192.168.1.7 is the ...
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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 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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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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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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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. ...
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Can ping but cannot wget with server name

I have a problem. with the help from the people at this forum I managed to setup my network. To recapitulate i have two computers comp1 and comp2 connected like this comp2(eth0) -> comp1(eth1) ...
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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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Fast change of my ip/proxy in terminal for one command

I need to change my IP for one command in bash command line, so I want use proxy (123.123.123.123:80 format), how can I do it? For example if I write: curl ifconfig.me I get my original IP, so how ...
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How to configure a static IP(provided by ISP) along with the local IP

I have installed a new server(HP PROLIANT ML110 G7 SERVER) with ubuntu(LAMP) 14.04.01 LTS. I have assigned a local IP so that the users can use the server local development. And below is my ...
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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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How to have terminal repeat with different IP?

Would it be possible to get terminal to repeat nslookup starting from 192.168.1.2 through 192.168.1.20 to look at all the computers in the network without having to go into the server. Is this ...
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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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Vpn connection not use default gateway

Can I configure a VPN connection, such that after the VPN connect I can still use internet on local machine? On Windows I can resolve this by unchecking the following box in ip config:
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Script not having permission to write

Hello i have to write a script with the name setip that can be ran like this: ./setip ip mask ,and that must set the ip ip and the mask mask on the lo1 interface.this is the content of my script, but ...
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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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Public IP address hides device from network

I have flashed a mini-image of Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS onto my BeagleBone Black. (Find latest BBB image). The BBB is connected to my home Router via Cat5 AND USB cables. Understandably, I can directly SSH ...
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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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Is it possible to access an Ubuntu server on multiple networks?

I hope someone can help. I have Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS running in VirtualBox, running as a web server on my laptop. I take my laptop between home and work, so the network configurations are ...
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IP configuration for multiserver

I have currently a server with IP 127.0.0.1 and Client with IP 127.0.0.2. I want to create a middleman-server in between them which should also work as a server. How should i assign IP to this new ...
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Set up different static IP addresses for different networks

I'm relatively inexperienced with networking, but I know what I want to achieve in this case. I have a computer that I physically move between two separate local networks, but when the computer is on ...
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Need help understanding IP address [closed]

On the Amazon EC2 Instance, what do these types of IPs do? Public IP Private IP When I run netstat -plunt I also get: Local Address Foreign Address I understand what 'Public IP' is but not the ...
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Apache require ip range

Is is possible to give a defined range with require ip? I have tried online calculators with masks and CIDR but cannot seem to find the correct answer. I would like for example to set the range at ...
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How to access openstack instances from the outside world?

We've created a few instances on our MAAS+Juju+Openstack cloud. All these instances have been assigned private IPs but can access the internet via NAT. Only our MAAS cluster controller node has a ...
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Could not connect to host on port 8081

When using Synaptic Package Manager to upgrade software ubuntu 14.04 keep getting the error message: W: Failed to fetch http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/n/nautilus/libnautilus. Could ...
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Error in gnome2 ip messenger start in ubuntu 14.04

After installation of gnome2 ip messenger in ubuntu 14.04 At the time of start I get following error. Error information file name:ipmsg.c Function create_lock_file line 157 Error Messege ...
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IPv4 configuration within a VM

I installed Ubuntu server 12.04 in a virtual machine. When I typed ifconfig, my network displayed a IPV6 IP address. How do I configure my 12.04 server to use IP v4?
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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 ...