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Local share access problem

since my last boot I've been having a weird issue: I can easily access the internet, and ping various websites, however I can't ping any address on my local network. I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 with ...
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3 virtual machines running ubuntu. vm1,vm2,vm3, vm2 as router, only vm1 has internet

I have 3 ubuntu Virtualbox virtual machines labled vm1,vm2,vm3. I would like only vm1 to have access to the internet. I would like vm2 to act as a router between vm1 and 3. So I can ping vm3 from vm1 ...
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How can I make VirtualBox guests share the host's VPN connection?

Question When I start my VPN on my ubuntu desktop computer which acts as a router, the attached subnet loses internet connectivity, but is still accessible (LAN). Ideally, I would like to know how to ...
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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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Dynamic DNS advice for a home server on a .co.uk domain

I have the following setup: A home server running Ubuntu Server 12.04 A D-Link DSL-2780 capable of Dynamic DNS routing to www.dyndns.org, www.no-ip.com, zoneedit.com A domain purchased with ...
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Ethernet not connecting on boot

I recently moved my router to another PC and the back to my own and now my system won't start the ethernet connection automatically upon boot, I have to manually click on Wired Connection 1 each time. ...
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Running ubuntu server behind a router DSL-2780

I am not sure if this qualifies as an Ubuntu related question or if i need to go to a D-Link related community. I am currently following the ars technica guide on setting up a home server using an HP ...
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Computer is not detecting any wireless signal

I have recently acquired a new laptop, and my old laptop was too old to sell for any significant value. I decided to put the eight gigs to use on my old laptop and installed 12.04 on an eight gig DVD. ...
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How to use multiple wireless adapters to route traffic based on target

I have multiple wireless adapters (let's call them wlan0, wlan1) and I can connect to multiple networks (let's call them network0, network1) at the same time. Now, what I want to accomplish is, route ...
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How to use network interface of another PC to connect to web

There is a server machine with two network interfaces: eth0 eth1 It can access the web through eth0 and eth1 is used for client machines to access the files on the server. How can I configure the ...
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How to set up a linux server as a router

Motivation: I want to use my linux server instead of the average wireless router for several reasons I want to learn how to set up a more complete server on linux I don't want to have a modem, ...
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Is there a way to advertise only 1 Samba Share across 2 home router subnets?

I have a Samba File Share that I'd like to make available to my Airport Extreme Guest Network on a different subnet. I'm hoping for read-only access to keep my home network secure, but still allow ...
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L2TP Tunnelling For Static IP - Ubuntu 12.04 as Router

Got an Ubuntu desktop set up as my router, ISP recently added static IPs and I've got no idea how to get this to work. Any help would be appreciated. Connection Type Remote ...
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1answer
56 views

Force index page on LAN connection

I run 3 servers on a local network. I'd like to force an index.html/php to pop on to anyone joining the LAN. I see many routers these days pop up a guest login page and think somehow I can point the ...
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Can't reach PC over network until it pings me

I have two Ubuntu PC's in my setup. PC A is wired into the home router. PC B is wireless. When I reboot PC A, I can't ping PC B until PC B pings PC A. After that it works just fine. Also I think ...
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How can we make our ubuntu server router as gateway mode to router mode?

based on this sample guide link: http://ubuntulinux.co.in/blog/ubuntu/nat-configuration-with-iptables-in-ubuntu/ with this code: iptables –append FORWARD –in-interface eth1 -j ACCEPT it ...
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Monitor internet over wan?

I don't even know if this is possible or not, but I am looking for a "network monitor" that actually monitors what is going through the modem, not the router. Unfortunately the only Internet option I ...
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Unable to connect through WAN (works on Vista)

I am unable to connect through my routers WAN on Ubuntu and Elementary Luna. As I put the cable directly into Ethernet and not over my router, connection works normally. Also, everything works just OK ...
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Ubuntu server routing table

i've a ubuntu server (13.04) with 3 NICs. This is my routing table: Destination Gateway Genmask Flags Metric Ref Use Iface default vodafone.statio 0.0.0.0 UG ...
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Poor Wifi Signal Strength

I have a Ralink RT 3290 802.11 bgn adapter & a DLink N600 router. I never get more than 3 bars on my laptop, even when the router is positioned in various places in the house. But I can see full ...
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Nobody can use the internet when I turn on my computer? [duplicate]

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS along with an old Windows installation. Every time I boot with Ubuntu. Nobody can use the internet if the wireless is on. Windows works fine though. How can I ...
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Ubuntu routing table with 3 NICs

I want to configure Ubuntu 12.04 as a router. This Ubuntu PC has 3 network cards eth0:192.168.1.203 (LAN1) eth1:172.16.30.21 (Internet) eth2:10.216.1.107 (LAN2) and $ route -n Kernel IP routing ...
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898 views

default gateway setting for “universal” wifi adapter

The data sheet for the IOGear Universal Wi-Fi N Adapter states that it supports Linux (Fedora 10 (Kernel: 2.6.27.5-117)) but has no directions in the manual. When setting up the static IP address ...
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Router icon grey and not clickable

i just instaled the latest ubuntu but my wifi adress is not working. When i pop down the network menu it shows me all the other routers in the area including my , but my wifi is grey and not ...
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Cannot access wireless router 192.168.1.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 but ok on Windows. Internet works fine

When I try to access/ping my wireless router TP-Link TL-WR541G on Ubuntu 12.04 I get no response. I am connected to the wireless network and can access internet without issues. The access to the ...
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Linksys E3200 Ubuntu-specific Connection Problems

Just yesterday I bought the Linksys E3200 wireless router and had everything set up perfectly fine on my laptop (Windows 7) and main computer (Windows 8, Ubuntu). At least, that's what I thought until ...
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360 views

WiFi, as it relates to my router

Why does my ubuntu make a WiFi connection ONLY when I disable the security settings of the router? I have a 3-computer network, 2 of which connect just fine (with the router's security settings ...
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459 views

D-Link Shareport under Ubuntu

I am using the D-Link DIR 645 wireless router. I attached a printer to this via the present USB port. For Windows, D-Link offers a software called Shareport to connect to my printer. Since there is ...
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440 views

New router, lost internet (broadcom 43xx driver)

For solution see last comment The problem: I just installed a new router today: D-Link N300 DIR-636L wireless gigabit router Ethernet (wire) works fine on Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop as well as Ubuntu ...
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How do I install a Livebox USB printer as network printer?

I hope someone has figured this out because I've spent days with google trying to track down the solution. I got fed up with microsoft Win XP and 7 and decided to try ubuntu 12.04 on a spare laptop ...
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Connecting to WiFi from Ubuntu 12.10

Having an issue connecting to the comcast Xfinity WiFi (only my home network, laptop can connect to other WiFi networks). Ubuntu shows that connection is established, I can access Internet/my router ...
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Wireless not working on Dell XPS M1530 [duplicate]

I have just installed Ubuntu on my Dell XPS M1530. The installation worked fine, but I can't find any available routers. I have made sure that the wifi switch on the side of the computer is on, I have ...
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Access Windows machines from Ubuntu on local network by hostname

[I've searched a LOT for a solution to this issue, but if someone wants to point me to a related question and/or answer, please do!] I have a local network over a broadband router with 3 Windows 7 ...
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Unable to connect to router and tried installing wicd-daemon but got error

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 as a dual boot option along with windows 7. I am able to connect to my router when running windows 7 but not in ubuntu. I tried manually configuring it by entering my ...
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While using internet on ubuntu, all other computers get bad internet connection

I am currently using Ubuntu 10.04 Precise (in dual boot with Windows 7). Whenever I log onto Ubuntu Internet, all other computers Internet speeds plummet. Usually we have 20 Mbps download and 2 ...
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1answer
282 views

Two different DNS on router and pc?

My default DNS on my router is set to DynDNS. If I set the router as default DNS on my pc, it would use DynDNS as the DNS. Then what if I set Google Public DNS as DNS on my pc, and DynDNS on my ...
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Router and NAS on same server

I got a Ubuntu Server that run smb, transmission-daemon and DNS. In my home we are 9 people, with a total of 16 devices connected to the network. List of "hardware" 100Mbit line in Standard modem ...
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Ubuntu server 12.04 can't connect home wireless network

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 (server) without GUI. I have Netgear wireless card ( model:wg311v3 ) that i have installed it through ndiswrapper driver wrapper to work with windows driver. I don't ...
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1answer
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How to set up Wi-Fi Hotspot for sharing using 2 wired and 1 Wi-Fi network cards?

I have 3 network cards installed in my ubuntu 10.04 server and I want to configure Internet sharing and file sharing on eth1 for wired users and wlan0 for wireless users. Static ip: eth0: 192.168.1.1 ...
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Laptop won't connect to Wi-Fi router

I have Ubuntu in one of the laptops I own. Since yesterday, and for no apparent reason, it is not able to connect anymore to my Wi-Fi router (I tried to forget the network and disabled security, ...
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1answer
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Cannot ping router with a static IP assigned? [closed]

Alright. I am running Ubuntu LTS 12.04 and am trying to configure a local caching/master DNS server so I am using Bind9. First, here are some things via default DHCP: /etc/network/interfaces cat ...
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774 views

Using my laptop with Ubuntu for my Xbox360

I recently installed ubuntu in my laptop so pretty new to this system. On my other laptop that has windows 7..I was able to use that laptop to connect to my xbox 360 live using the network bridge. How ...
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Ubuntu One hangs router sockets [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu One Limit Concurrent Uploads / Downloads I have Ubuntu One for kde in 12.04 kubuntu. Every time I run it from scratch, e-mail and others stop working properly ...
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1answer
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SSH into Ubuntu VM remotely

I dont have much experience on networking or linux, but I'm trying to ssh into an Ubuntu virtual machine from outside my home network. The Ubuntu virtual machine (VirtualBox) is running an a Debian ...
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1answer
142 views

Should I ever worry about router compatibility?

Assume I'm getting a new router. I've never heard of any problems like this, but is there reason to fear some routers might not work well with Ubuntu? If so, which types?
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ubuntu as multi port router

If I have an 4 (or more) ethernet port linux box, How to setup it as router to handle 4 class c subnet ? for example, eth0 => 192.168.1.0/24, eth1 => 192.168.2.0/24, eth2 => 192.168.3.0/24, eth3 => ...