A router is a device that forwards data packets between computer networks, creating an overlay internetwork

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Multi subnet in ubuntu with dnsmasq

I have a multi lan port box that install ubuntu server 11.10. I am setup network in /etc/network/interfaces file as follow: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static ...
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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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Ubuntu 14.04 Qualcomm Atheros AR8151 v2.0 Gigabit Ethernet [1969:1083] (rev c0) can't connect

Why can't I connect to my router via simple LAN cable? I just want to access my router and configure it, but my Ubuntu keeps attempting to make a wired connection and it can't. I tried switching 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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Do I need an Ubuntu compatible router?

Im' thinking about formatting my HD and reinstalling with Ubuntu instead. However I'm concerned about losing internet access. I currently use XP and connect to the net via a router which I can access ...
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Why can't I see my Wireless Router a D'Link DIR 615 - Ubuntu 12.04? I can see all the other active wireless connections.

Details: I have a D'Link DIR 615 Router that I have been using for 3 years with Ubuntu 11.10 - with no problems. I have a Dell Inspiron 15R with dual boot of Windows 7 and now, Ubuntu 12.04 - after ...
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“Learning” DNS server

I recently used a Raspberry Pi as a router, including services like DNS and DHCP in addition to nat. "dnsmasq" works really fine, resolving the IP addresses stored in /etc/hosts. But it can't ...
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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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Two different Networks, 2xRouter some routing Fail need help!

I have some problems with my Settings, if someone can check it and analyze whats wrong. NETWORKPLAN MY current settings: /etc/network/interfaces Wan auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp LAN auto eth1 ...
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Try DHCP first, if it fails assign static address and use the machine as a DHCP server itself

As the title says, I have a tiny screenless Ubuntu server that I move around, that has two different behaviors and needs to adapt automatically, that is, without any human intervention, at bootstrap: ...
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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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Questions about building a native IPv6 router/firewall

My ISP has kindly handed me a /64 prefix, and I'm building an Ubuntu router, as most of my existing equipment is too old to support IPv6. Using various articles, I've managed to get it mostly ...
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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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can't connected LAN with static gateway router

I try to connect LAN with my college network with static gateway router. My LAN is 192.168.0.0/24 and my college network is 10.42.11.0/24. But client (192.168.0.3) only ping router(10.42.11.243). ...
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ISC DHCP Different DNS Server For Different Client OS

Is it possible to configure isc-dhcp in a way that it can send different DNS server addresses to different clients in the network? Let say I have some Macs, PCs with Linux and Windows in the ...
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Dual Wan and lan configuration

Iam planed to configure a dual wan ubuntu router with dual lan. ie., eth0 and eth0:1. And ath0(192.168.1.1) should route through ISP 1 and eth0:1(192.168.2.1) should route through ISP 2. Please guide ...
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Script to monitor Internet connection stability

guys. I'm an unexperienced Ubuntu user and I need your help. I would like to be reporteded everytime that the my router loses its internet connection. I mean, I would like to have my Ubuntu send me ...
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Route subnet requests from wlan0 to eth0 on Ubuntu 14.04

My raspberry pi is connected via Ethernet to my Ubuntu 14.04 machine (192.168.1.0/24 on eth0). This machine is connected to the Internet through a Fritz Box WLAN Router (192.168.0.0/24 on wlan0). The ...
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Universal Way to Know Router's Address

How can I know what the router's address is when I am on multiple interface? I know by using netstat -rn I can have the dominate interface's gateway, which is the router's address. But what about ...
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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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Setup Linksys E900 Ubuntu 12.04

I just bought a Linksys E900 and I am unable to access the Admin Login page over http://192.168.1.1 Instead I see this page There is no way I could login ad Admin and Setup the router. Can ...
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How to ssh if not router administrator [closed]

I have my PC connected to the internet behind a router and want to connect via ssh to another PC online that is behind another router. My problem is that I am not the administrator neither routers and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 as a Gateway / Router and a Firewall

My current system setup is Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop 64 Bit,and I am using Internet from a router using a public IP eth0 - WAN Public IP 182.x.x.x eth1 - LAN private IP 192.168.0.1 Now I want to ...
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How do I get my Netgear Wireless N-300 adapter to work in Ubuntu?

I am using Windows and Ubuntu as dual-boot,My Netgear Wireless N-300 Wifi adapter doesn't work in latest release of Ubuntu.In Windows my adapter is working fine.I have a driver for this adapter but I ...
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Android SDK and Eclipse can't fetch packages

I have this problem where I can't download packages in my android sdk and eclipse. Apparently these programs can't fetch the repository. For android sdk, it always gets stuck on fetching the ...
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Rsyslog filter for logging router events (syslog server)

I am trying to configure rsyslog (Ubuntu 12.04 Server) to log events from a router. I found this old ubuntu forum post which got me most of the way there. So far I am able to get the events logged ...
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monitor printing on wireless printer with dd-wrt router

I'm sharing my wireless printer with the people living in our apartment building. We use a list to keep track of the pages printed so we can split the costs. I was wondering if there is an easier way ...
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Ubuntu router with 2 NICs, traffic stops and I don't understand why

I'm currently running a Beaglebone black with bone-ubuntu-14.04-console-armhf-2014-08-13-2gb.img (or a more recent version), which acts as a firewall / router. It has two network interface, one USB ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 router, Windows computer connects on boot, if ethernet is unplugged and replugged DNS error

When I boot up the Ubuntu server the windows computer that is connected to the ETH1 via ethernet cable is assigned an IP and connect to the internet. If I unplug the ethernet cable and then plug it ...
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How to access the router UI when it's IP address says “the webpage is not available”? Its not just plug and play as in windows?

I have some TPLink access points (and a travel router that can work as an access point), and want to configure them in order to extend my wifi signal. In windows I just plugged them into the ...
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14.04 Ethernet works only directly through modem

After searching through all the help suggestions, I still cannot find a direct answer to this: I recently bought an empty Lenovo Thinkserver and successfully installed Ubuntu 14.04 via a live USB. ...
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how do i make my website accessible to the internet without a static ip and from a virtual machine?

I have windows 8 host and i have installed ubuntu 14.10 server as a virtual machine in vmware. i have installed LAMP server and i am trying to host a website from it. i have created a virtual host. my ...
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Connect to two networks simultaneously

I want to connect to two networks simultaneously using the Ethernet and in-built WiFi or to two WiFi networks by installing an additional WiFi adapter. My requirement: I have two sets of devices ...
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ubuntu cannot connect to Belkin router

I just installed ubuntu 14.04 and my network was fine with my old tp-link router. I replaced the old one with a Belkin router and then I cannot connect to Internet. The wi-fi icon keeps showing ...
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Make router use Dns Server of PC inside Lan

I am connected to internet via a TP-Link router. Router uses DNS servers provided by ISP. I have set up bind DNS server inside my PC and I want router to use DNS server on my PC instead of ISP's. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS wi-fi constantly drops internet connection, need to reconnect manually

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 and I have encountered such a problem: after some little time (about 10-30 seconds) my wi-fi internet connection stops working and I need to reconnect it manually. ...
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How do I access an external hard drive plugged into my router?

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and I own a Netgear N600 Wireless Dual Band Router with a USB port built into it. Naturally, the router came with instructions on how to mount and view this drive with both ...
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How do I set up a wireless connection in Ubuntu 14.04?

I can successfully establish a wired connection when I hook an Ethernet cord to my laptop. However, I don't know how to set up a wireless connection. I have a Linksys E800 router. My computer doesn't ...
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Where to add this route address: route add -net {ip_address1} netmask {ip_address2} gw {ip_address3}

Every time I need to enter this command from terminal in order to access the required machine. Can we add this entry in any file so that even if we restart the machine we need not to run this command. ...
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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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dig doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.10, works in 12.04 in the same network

I'm having an issue when trying to use dig at one of my computers running Ubuntu 14.10 Desktop 64 bit. The same works in Ubuntu 12.04 both at separate physical machine and running inside VMWare ...
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How do I obtain a static IP address through the terminal?

I've been trying to get my desktop connected to my network for 5 days now(both wireless and wired), I came to the point yesterday that I was going to abandon the GUI and connect it through the ...
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How to restrict wireless networks seen on my ubuntu machines

I have 2 wireless routers (ground floor - c1, first floor - c2). I would like the Ubuntu machines in my LAN to see only the above wireless routers (c1, c2) and not routers outside my building (say the ...
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Problems with Wifi access through D-LINK 600M

I have this peculiar problem of WiFi access only through my D-LINK 600M router in Ubuntu. Here is how I have arrived at the conclusion: I can access the WiFi through the router on Windows On ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS + ASUS AC68U router trafic redirection / filtering / remove ads

I have just added a HP Gen8 Microsever to my lan set-up and I'm wondering if there's a possibility to set it up in such a way that http traffic is automatically filtered for ads. Details on the ...
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WiFi stacks when I connect netbook with ubuntu 14.04

I have a modem router wireless DLINK and a few devices connected to it via WIFI. Everything works perferctly but the netbook with xubuntu 14.04 32bit. When I try to connect this netbook, wifi stacks ...
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Dlink dir-615 routerwith ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

What instructions are available for configuring a Dlink dir-615 router with ubuntu11.10. I can access the router website and get a wired connection message but firefox cannot find the internet
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How to setup Ubuntu router with 2 WAN interfaces

I have an ubuntu router with Ubuntu server 14.04 installed. Physical network interfaces are: eth0 - local LAN eth3 - WAN (internet) wlan2 - local wireless LAN (AP) This is my ...
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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 ...