Questions about configuring and using bridging interfaces

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ubuntu 14.04 bridge + bonding (lacp mode)

I am trying to setup a bridged bonded interface and I cannot get it to work. I am able to ping google public server (8.8.8.8) yet I cannot access the internet with firefox. This is weird to me because ...
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Can I share file on adhoc network?

I've installed vsftpd and samba after that I created an adhoc connectivity on the Ubuntu. Then i got 10.42.0.1 as the host IP. I connect my mac to the Ubuntu adhoc. And when I open ftp://10.42.0.1 ...
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OpenVPN missing bridge.ko

Installing OpenVPN on a new server following these instructions. I have gotten this working a couple times before but this time I get stuck getting the bridge driver to load. Once the interface file ...
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Unable to create hotspot in ubuntu 14.04 using bridge mode

sample diagram: Internet ---> ADSL Router ---> (eth0)+----(Ubuntu 14.04 machine)----+(wlan0 :- WIFI-HOTSPOT) ----->| | |----> +(wireless interface of mobile1)---------(mobile1)----------| | |(wlan0 ...
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Possible to let network-manager indicator display status of bridged network?

For my VM, I set up bridged networking by modifying /etc/networks/interface as below: # interfaces(5) file used by ifup(8) and ifdown(8) auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eno1 iface eno1 inet ...
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Virtualbox and bridge interfaces

I've been playing a little with KVM and the need to configure the bridge and tap interfaces to give access to my VMs. Now with virtualbox I don't understand why I don't see any interfaces (bridge/tap) ...
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LXC Application container networking ubuntu

My host system is behind a proxy which doesn't allow ICMP. Host has a static ip say 192.168.28.68 what should be the bridge ip configuration for the container? brctl bridge vanishes on reboot, kindly ...
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OVS - Open vSwitch

I installed OVS and added WLAN0 interface in vSwitch. Its work fine but after reboot PC, linux cannot find WLAN0 interface and cannot connect to access point. Ifconfig cannot show WLAN0. I think ...
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VirtualBox Ubuntu 14.04 - Bridge adapter not working

I'm having some troubles setting up my network connection using the Bridged Adapter configuration. I'm just starting with Linux and even if I was going through different forum discussions on the web, ...
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How do I fix this bridging of adapters in 14.04 for MAAS deployment?

I need some help with having the network interfaces work as intended. Interestingly enough these steps were taken from Multi Install The adapter names vary some... # This file describes the network ...
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Port forwarding between bridged interfaces

So I have a bunch of bridge interfaces bound with my main ethernet device (em1, blame HP). These serve various LXC containers I have running on my server and easily allows me to access them from other ...
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VirtualBox bridged network adapater not working

VirtualBox version: 4.3.34 r104062 I have problems setting up bridged mode in VirtualBox. The host OS is Ubuntu 14.04 and the guest is Kali Linux 2.0. Setting the network adapter to NAT works ...
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MaaS server with local kvm - How to bridge to dhcp interface

I have a MaaS server, it has two network interfaces. One external eth0, and one for the internal network eth1(Nodes network). eth1 is where the DNS and dhcp server managed interface. I want a mix of ...
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Link aggregation on a LXC bridge

I'm working on a server with a number of various interfaces (eth0-3) and I currently just use one for both host traffic and another for my LXC bridges traffic. Since I have a few spare ports just ...
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No internet connectivity in virtual-box with both Host and Virtual OS being 12.04

I have Precise 12.04 installed as the host OS. In VirtualBox,I also have installed 12.04. I am not able to connect the Virtual 12.04 to the host internet. I have tried selecting all the available ...
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Got trouble with Reverse Tether

I was trying reverse tethering in ubuntu 14.04 as describe below: On Linux Computer, setup a bridge: #usb0 is the new network interface #eth0 is the main interface connected to internet (or a ...
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IPv6 does not work over bridge

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 server a week ago. I use it as a virtual machine host (tasksel installed). meaning am running it with kvm + libvirt. I have set up the same bridge I had in 13.10. auto p4p1 ...
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How to use bondend NIC (LAG) with MaaS

I am trying to understand if there is a way to bond NIC's inside the MAAS interface for the system setup.
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Switching Juju lxc bridge

I've set up Juju running in LXC, and I'm attempting to expose it to the internal network. I'm generally following this question to point lxc to my existing bridge (eth-br0). I've edited ...
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KVM Bridged network not working for 2 guests

I have a bridged network setup and working, following the guides https://help.ubuntu.com/community/KVM/Installation and https://help.ubuntu.com/community/KVM/Networking My setup is similar to ...
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How to bridge a wireless interface with another wireless interface (both on the same computer)?

Ubuntu 14.04 Basically I am trying to accomplish the following setup - wireless internet ---> wlan0 of Ubuntu computer "bridged to" wlan1 of same Ubuntu computer ---> device with wifi The reason ...
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How to use Ubuntu for load sharing with multiple NICs

This situation is currently theoretical (but may become very real very soon if there is a good solution). I have a server running Ubuntu Server that has 5 NICs (1 onboard, 4 expansion cards). I have ...
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14.04 no internet connection when I up the bridge interface (for LXC container)

I have VM Ubuntu 14.04 32bit running in VMware Workstation on Win 10. I'm trying to set up the LXC container having its own IP address so I set the bridge interface in /etc/network/interfaces (tried ...
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portable wifi device issue

i need some help with device " DG-WN3300N from DIGISOL " , with this device i am unable to share my ethernet internet , any idea /guidelines what i have to do to share my usb ethernet network via ...
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Why doesn't wlan0 get added to the Ethernet bridge at boot?

I've got a headless Ubuntu box that I'm using as a router+switch+WAP. It's got two Ethernet ports and a Wi-Fi card. eth0 goes upstream (it's connected to a modem, which is connected to a wall jack); ...
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Creating an ethernet bridge between a windows 7 laptop and an offline Ubuntu PC

I have been trying to get internet to my Ubunutu PC to download packages I've been needing for awhile. I tried with an edimax usb wifi antenna, but the install cd required several packages for me to ...
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Virbr0 in virt-manager is deleted

I installed virt-manager on ubuntu 14.0.4 and installed a VM with linux ubuntu trusty. But unfortunately i deleted Virbr0. Now the machine wont work, and ifconfig on host machine does not list virbr0 ...
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How to configure in hamachi forwarding between ham0 and eth0?

I have 2 computers with Windows and Ubuntu. Hamachi is on both of them. From windows i can ping ubuntu computer using hamachi ip, but from Ubuntu i can't. I tried to configure forwarding between ham0 ...
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usb0 networking route randomly disappearing on 14.04 PC, connected to Beaglebone w/ Ubuntu-armhf

Let me rephrase that: seemingly randomly. So I have a PC and a Beaglebone Black. The PC is running Ubuntu 14.04 and the Beaglebone Ubuntu-armhf. With the help of the following (well structured, I ...
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Replicate Network Interfaces with Network Manager

I would like to replicate this segment from my /etc/network/interfaces Xen installation with the Network Manager GUI and NOT bridge-utils: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 ...
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Firefox will not open with Open VSwitch Installed

I am following along with the Xen installation files from Ubuntu: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Xen When I try to set up Open VSwitch, I noticed I permanently lose the ability to open Firefox ...
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Bridging: Loosing WLAN network connection with 4addr on option - Why?

Question: For use with my Xen VM, I need to create a virtual network interface (vif) that is bridged to wlan0. If in /etc/network/interfaces I add auto xenbr0 iface xenbr0 inet dhcp And ...
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How to connect to two VPNs at the same time?

At my university, I have to connect to the local VPN in order to be able to connect to the Internet, at the same time, I want to connect to another VPN. What should I do?
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guest networking

I am trying to set up a guest network. I'm with ATT-Uverse with a 3801HGV modem/router. For the guest network, I added a D-Link DI-634M via cable. Unfortunately, the connection to this network keeps ...
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Directory “/proc/sys/net/bridge” missing

I upgraded my Trusty to Linux 3.19 and the directory /proc/sys/net/bridge disappeared. What's going on? My bridge exist, I can see it through brctl show but, where is the directory under /proc? If I ...
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Enable eth0 without plugging cable to connect to virtualbox bridge

I'm using Ubuntu 15.04 with NetworkManager. I have internet connection on wlan0(dhcp, 192.168.1.0/24) and static ip on eth0(local network, 192.168.124.1/24). On my virtual machine in VirtualBox i ...
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Create bridge in Ubuntu 14.04 and greater?

Is there a way to create a network bridge in Ubuntu to do the follwing: Use Wireless to connect to main router (with DHCP server and internet accesss) Use LAN to connect a second ...
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Open NAT with ICS

I've been trying for days to achieve an open NAT with ICS ubuntu 14, It is open when I use windows 8 to bridge but I wish to move over to ubuntu but this is stopping me connecting to friends online ...
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How to create local DHCP server to give addresses to bridge ports?

How to create and setup local DHCP server(dnsmasq) via terminal to give addresses to bridge ports? For example I have bridge br0 and need to give some address to tap interface that connected to br0. ...
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bridge vs iptables vs route?

iptables vs bridge-utils vs route I have two network cards in a Linux server and don't know how to make them communicate. After searching a lot I still don't know which method is the one that should ...
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How can I connect to my virtual machine in a local network?

I have installed Ubuntu Server with a webserver on my mac. When I am home I can reach the webserver with network bridge adapter. But when I go to a local network, I can't see my IP address in Ubuntu ...
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Share internet connection to distribute ubuntu nodes sitting behind master

I'm working on setting up a 20 node distributed system. The data nodes are hp Compaq 6500 pc's running Ubuntu 12.4.5. The master is connected to the internet and I've configured the IP's of the nodes ...
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DHCP Stopped working over Bonding

Something recent broke DHCP and Bonding. I used to be able to do this: # This file describes the network interfaces available on your system # and how to activate them. For more information, see ...
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Repository MTR strange behaviour:

Can someone explain this MTR readings or that may be a DNS resolver issue. have tried many things: such as changing dns to popular public ones with no changes First issue: MTR GUI does not show the ...
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Ubuntu linking two wireless networks and sharing internet connexion

I must at first say that I'm a total noob regarding networking. I have two wifi adapters (wlan0 and wlan1). wlan0 is connected to a wireless router that is not connected to internet. wlan1 (a long ...
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configure networkmanager to share internet

I am connected to a WiFi Network with my laptop, now I would like to connect another device at my LAN port, so it can also use the internet connection I got over Wifi How can I configure this in my ...
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How does the Linux bridge works when a tap interface is connected

Assume the following scenario: brctl addbr BR0 tunctl -t tap0 brctl addif BRO tap0 brctl addif BRO eth13 ifconfig eth13 promisc up ifconfig tap0 promisc up ifconfig BR0 up Eth13 is connected ...
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no network in ubuntu13 when virtal box is configured with bridged adpater

I am using Ubuntu 13 on virtual box with my host being Windows 8. My aim is I want to ping from host to guest or from any physical machine to guest (Ubuntu).I am able to ping from guest to host but ...
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network bridge - without destroying network manager

I have seen a lot of questions related to Bridge and network manager. however none of them seem to apply to what i seen AND want. I setup my bridge in /etc/network/interfaces. This works perfectly; ...
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VirtualBox - How to connect LAN computers to Windows XP Guest

I have software in a Windows XP Guest that acts as a server. I need to have my LAN computers connect to it. Is the best way to use a bridged connection? Is there another way? I've tried setting up a ...