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bootstrap juju on maas

I have this little MAAS with only one node ready to deploy (ubuntu 12.04 Precise pangolin)... I was trying to set up the Juju enviroment but i continously get this error $ juju bootstrap Bootstrap ...
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Cannot connect to university computer via ssh over a VPN connection to my uni. network?

I need to VPN for happen a ssh connection to my uni. server. Both computer powered by Ubuntu 13.10. I am able to establish VPN connection to the network but ssh connection does not repond and gives ...
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Configure VPN connection in terminal

I'm trying to setup a VPN connection on a remote box, via ssh, to use my account on IPVanish, this is a guide to configure the connection using the GUI, which is not my case because I need to ssh into ...
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can't ssh using l2tp-ipsec-vpn on 13.10

I am connecting to my office using l2tp-ipsec-vpn v 1.0.9 on Ubuntu 13.10. The connection succeeds, and i can ping to internal servers at the office, however when i attemp to ssh to these servers the ...
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Forwarding Plex Media Server via SSH

I'm using Plex Media Server for viewing movies when I'm on my university network. When I'm back home I'd like to watch my films on my TV, too. Using MyPlex is no choice for me because the server has ...
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how to access files from a cluster behind a firewall

I use my university cluster for computing. recently i have installed vpn for remotely accessing the cluster through university network and logging into firewall and then onto cluster. I want to copy ...
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remote SSH root login with Ubuntu 12.04

I'm pretty much a novice with Ubuntu, exploring. I have a VPS server. I was able to set-up two PPTP VPNs with Ubuntu 11.04 but now I'd like to try my hand at a IPSEC/L2TP connection. However, login ...
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Tunneling from win7 to ubuntu 12.04 through vpn

Situation: I am connecting to my work-pc (ubuntu 12.04) from home (win7). to do this I need to use a vpn and use tunneling. So first of all I connect through vpn. Then I use ssh to connect to the ...
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Simple wifi connection between two machines

I have 1 laptop running ubuntu 12.04 and a robot running 10.04 currently set up to connect to a router which assigns them a static IP (in order for them to be able to always locate the other one) and ...
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How to setup SSH VPN in Network Manager?

I am using 12.10 and I want to setup SSH VPN via GUI in Network Manager, But it has only pptp and no other types to select. How can I fix it? any packages I need to install?
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What is the easiest way to secure a cluster of servers so they can communicate with each other?

I am working on configuring an expandable Ubuntu Cluster to host several Riak Database Nodes. These nodes need limited ports open to talk amongst each other, but only to other nodes in that private ...
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using x11 forwarding with ssh and vnc?

I am working on a remote cluster via ssh with the -X option, because I need to visualize data and graphs, over a vpn protocol. Sometime due to the instability of the internet connection I lose my ...
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What is the best way to bypass China firewall to allow SSH deploy@**.com

I am trying to bypass the china firewall and allow SSH deploy@**.com at the command console. This is because I need to test the games I wrote on apps.facebook.com/**. I tried VPN (both pptp and ...
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VPN for SSH, Internet for all the rest

Intro: Hi, I've been trying to get a VPN and ssh command to work together. And I've been successful to the point where I can get on the server with ssh user@hostname. But when the VPN is active, all ...
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Is PPTP a secure VPN-protocol?

I will be setting up a VPN on my home server and in tutorials I've read it says that the protocol can only be used with passwords, not key-files. To me this doesn't seem very secure so I was wondering ...
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where is the problem with port 22?

I want to connect with my university and use a cluster. I connect via vpn with university.Now i want to connect with the cluster with ssh protocol. I have the ip,so in a terminal i write "ssh ip" (of ...
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How to set up ssh connection (acessible over internet, not LAN) using MTS MBLaze modem?

I have a MTS MBlaze USB dongle, with which I can connect to the internet. The question is, how do I set up a ssh connection accessible over the internet so that any one can connect to my PC through ...
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how to set up a ubuntu server to be (securely) available from internet?

(apologize in advance, I'm a pro-windows newly converted to ubuntu... if my questions are obvious, please tell me). I want to build a ubuntu server continuously connected to the internet. I own only ...