Wake On LAN (WOL) is a facility for powering on a computer by sending a specially-crafted packet to one of its network cards.

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How to enable Wake On Lan (WOL) in Ubuntu 16.04

How to enable Wake On Lan (WOL) in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?
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Wake On Lan not working on HP DV5 1116tx

Update current state -> hibernation disabled by editing sudo gedit /usr/share/polkit-1/actions/org.freedesktop.upower.policy + ...
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Use Wake on lan in KVM?

I use KVM for virtualisation together with Virtual Machines. This works for the most part, but now I am running into an problem. I want to start a VM (which is turned off) with WOL. This does not work ...
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How to Set-Up WOL with Security in Ubuntu 14.04?

I am setting up a Ubuntu PC which I only need to do Matlab computation efficiently through VPN connection. My network card should be ok (Intel 9301CT where processor Intel 82574L) which Ubuntu ...
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Stable Wake-On-LAN PCI-e card for Ubuntu?

I would like to be able to wake up my PC computer over internet. I am trying to find some stable Wake-On-LAN card for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have a sufficient TP-link router TL-WR1043ND 2nd version ...
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Need help on setting up Wake On Lan

i am using an Ubuntu 14.04.3 and try to set up Wake On Lan. I already did the following: Enabled WOL for the particular network interface in the UEFI. Used ethtool to properly set wol. I did it via ...
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Halt does not bring down network device properly (wake on lan)

Been at this for a couple hours now, so it's not something I can find by searching apparently. Short story: WOL was working, single boot ubuntu server 13. Fresh install of server 14.04, dual boot ...
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Wake-on-LAN broken on 64 bit, works on 32 bit

How can I get WOL to work on 64 bit Ubuntu? It's a wierd situation. The hardware is a heavily modified ASUS G75VW 3D. Windows and 32 bit Ubuntu work fine for Wake on LAN. The motherboard has a minor ...
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Wake-on-lan successful if shut down by Windows 7, not Ubuntu 14.04

I have a computer with dual OS Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 7. I can wake my computer up using WOL if I shut it down using Windows 7, so I am quite sure there is no hardware support issue. I have also ...
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How do I fix Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to work properly with UEFI BIOS Power Management (PME)?

Good morning. I have an ASUS motherboard: F2A55-M v1.02 and it is running the most recent BIOS from the manufacturer: 6603. I use the computer as a media server and want to be able to remotely wake ...
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Enabling NIC under Ubuntu 15.04 on Dell Optiplex 9020

I have a brand-new Dell Optiplex 9020 with an i7-4790 and 32 GB RAM. The motherboard has an Intel Q87 chipset and an Intel I217-LM Gigabit Ethernet chip. The Ethernet works fine under Windows 7. It ...
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Wake-On-LAN for ASROCK H81M-ITX

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.1 on an ASROCK H81M-ITX motherboard. I'm pretty sure I have the BIOS configured correctly for wake-on-lan. I read this forum post about what you need to do from the ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 won't shut down, reboots instead

I've researched on this topic and did all of the recommendations such as editing kernel options acpi=off, acpi=noirq, acpi=force, then sudo update-grub. i also edit the bios to disable wake on lan ...
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How to wake my PC with any packet, not just a magic packet?

Currently, I can wake my PC by sending a magic packet from another device on the LAN. However, the PC will not power on when I send the packet from outside the network (WAN), even though I have my ...
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MAAS Network question - Node cannot ping to outside world (ip shows up correctly)

Hello AskUbuntu community, For the past few days, I finally jumped on the MAAS train but encountered a few problems with network configurations. I do apologize if I have missed some fundamental ...
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Bash script works from command line, but not if started by upstart

I have a script that listens on port 12 and invokes xbmc when receiving a wol packet. It works perfectly fine when I launch the script directly from the command line, but nothing happens when I let ...
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Wake on Lan doesn't work on Asrock Q1900DC-itx

I have an Asrock Q1900DC-itx and the WOL doesn't work. When I run ethtool I get this output: Supports Wake-on: pumbg Which should mean that the WOL is activated and working. I activated it in ...
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Spy wake up on lan packages

I have a windows computer which trunes on by magic I had long time no clue why this happens until I found the command powercfg -lastwake which told me that my NIC woke up the computer. The wired part ...
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Wake On Lan not working

I have been trying to get Wake On Lan to work on my Ubuntu server (14.04.1 LTS), which I have configured as a home NAS box. I have followed several tutorials to try to get this working, but for some ...
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Node in MAAS not waking up on LAN

I am trying to add nodes in MAAS cluster. I setup MAAS Server in VM using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I completed the post-install tasks like installing MAAS, configure network, DHCP-DNS, creating logins, ...
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Wake on LAN with MAAS stuck in commissioning (does not turn on the machine)

I have a MAAS cluster controller with two NIC (eth0 - 193.51.236.0/24 - connected to public network and p1p1 - 192.168.0.0/24 - used for private MAAS nodes). I use 5 physical machines HP compaq 6000 ...
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Prevent network card disabled on suspend

Since upgrading to 14.04 I can no longer wake on lan my laptop. This is because the network card seems to be disabled when I suspend ubuntu. Is there anyway I can prevent this from happening?
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Prevent wifi from disabling at suspend?

I have setup my ubuntu laptop as my XBMC centre, however I am wanting to store it under the TV to keep it tidy, this in turn will make it a faf to get to the laptops power button. I have already ...
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Teamviewer WakeOnLAN tty

I have an old ThinkPad in the kitchen - let's call it "Kitchen" - with Ubuntu 12.04 and Teamviewer latest version installed. Teamviewer 9 latest version allows WakeOnLAN and I can "wake" Kitchen from ...
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How can I Wake-on-LAN mulitple (WoL) clients at once?

I have been searching for a way to Wake-on-LAN (WoL) multiple clients in a computer lab or for the purpose of disk imaging. I am using Lubuntu 12.04 as the server. What is the simplest and/or best ...
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How to enable PCI bridge for WOL?

In order to make sure that the PCI bridge is ready for WOL, I tried placing echo enabled /sys/class/pci_bus/0000:00/device/0000:00:1c.0/power/wakeup in /etc/rc.local Appearantly, these ...
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can't get out of suspend with WOL - RTL8111E

I can't get my desktop out of suspend through WOL. Running Ubuntu 13.10, installed the RTL8168 driver from the Realtek site (was provided by Realtek site for onboard RTL8111E on mobo Asrock ...
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Wake-on-lan power on the system but doesnt start Ubuntu?

I have followed these instructions everything worked pretty fine but I have got this problem when I run the wakeonlan mac-adress-of-the-machine it turns the system on but doesnt start the Ubuntu ...
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WOL doesn't wake PC (keyboard does). How to fix?

I manage to get my PC to hibernate through pm-hibernate --quirk-s3-bios. Suspend strangely enough doesn't work (PC reboots immediately to a new state and Ubuntu starts a disk check, but that's only as ...
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Wake on Lan on Ubuntu?

There is a computer in lab I need to turn it on wakeonlan, I followed these instructions. I used gWakeOnLan tool to wake up the system. The default UDP port number is 9 and i checked from the website ...
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Wake On Lan (WOL) for Realtek RTL8101E/RTL8102E

I'm unsuccessfully trying to get Wake on Lan to work with my local server (IP Address : 192.168.0.2, distro Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS) which has a Realtek RTL8101E/RTL8102E ethernet card. The computer ...
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Wake-On-LAN 13.04 problems

I've been trying to get WOL to work for weeks on my Ubuntu server 13.04 install but it just doesn't seem to work. I notice when I suspend the server with "sudo pm-suspend" or via the desktop gui, ...
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Why WOL don't boot my system anymore?

a few days ago I managed wakeonlan to work on my pc, I was able to turn it on via lan successfully. I installed ethtool, run ethtool -s eth0 wol g, checked that Wake-on: g was displayed with ethtool ...
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Wake-on-LAN works with Windows 8 but not with Ubuntu

I have a PC that has a Windows 8 partition and an Ubuntu 13.04 partition. I am trying to get wake-on-lan to work. Everything works fine on the Windows 8 partition: I can wake-on-lan from both the ...
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Wake on demand (WOD, WOL)

I like to have my homeserver (running Ubuntu) automatically powered on when I am connecting via SSH from the internet. I successfully configured the server to listen for Wake On LAN (WOL) magic ...
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Debug WOL failing to configure on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I have a PC running Ubuntu Server 12.04. I'm having trouble getting this to wake on LAN (WoL). I'm now pretty certain I've narrowed this down to an issue with Ubuntu or the way it's configured. ...
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Computer refuses to shutdown once after using WOL

I just got Wake on Lan working but I have a problem: If I wake on lan and try to shutdown or suspend it just starts up again. This only happens once after using WOL and then it successfully shuts down ...
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Wake on Lan configure port

I was just wondering if there was a way to change the port that WakeOnLan is configured on (default port 9)? I'm using 64bit Ubuntu 13.04. I figured worst case I can route it using iptables from a ...
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On shutdown, computer reboots when started via wake on lan

Here's the situation: I start my main computer from another pc via wake on lan "wakeonlan ". All works fine. When I'm done doing what I did, I run "sudo shutdown -h now" (in the ssh terminal in ...
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How to configure Ubuntu to accept magick packets?

How to configure a machine with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to accept magick packets? I've already set at the setup the option to accept the boot from the network. I tried to install ethtool too, but I could't ...
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Why are Ethtool WOL settings reset on startup?

I installed ethtool and ran ethtool -s eth1 wol g to allow my server (ubuntu 12.04) to wake up on LAN (WOL). This setting is for some reason reset every startup, so I added the above command to ...
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WoL missing in BIOS, will it work?

From help.ubuntu.com/community/WakeOnLan In order to use WoL it must be supported and enabled as necessary in the BIOS, NIC and other network hardware (routers, switches etc). You may also need to ...
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How do I get WakeOnLAN working when my network controller uses the sky2 module?

I have an Aopen i945GMM-HL motherboard. It still works fine, and the BIOS is set to allow WakeOnLAN to power up the machine but since a recent OS update those magic packets just don't work anymore. ...
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How to send magic package to windows xp

Hi Is there a program which can send magic package to wake on lan Windows XP computer ? Or can it be done thru command line.
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Wake-on-lan under Ubuntu 12.04

I would like to setup the wake-on-lan, the two PCs are connected through a switch. Here is the configuration of the eth0, in the BIOS I couldn't find any information regarding the wake-on-lan. ...
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Which LAN card / module combinations proven to work with Wake on LAN

I've got a 12.04 headless server that I've been trying to get to work with wake-on-lan. The card is Marvel 88E8053 using the sky2 module. Although WOL is enabled in BIOS and ethtool shows the card as ...
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WakeOnLan not working on Asus M4A79XTD EVO with Kubuntu 12.04 64bit

I have been trying to setup wakeonlan on my desktop which uses an Asus M3N72-D and is running Kubuntu 12.04 64bit. I believe I have setup the bios correctly. I have enabled PME. I didn't find any ...
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How could I shutdown a remote host, in my network thru ssh, with a local host?

The question is simple. What would be the script I would have to use to shut down a computer in my network thru ssh. Normaly i would go to command line and: ssh desktop delik@desktop's password: ...
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WOL stops working after booting Ubuntu

After preparing my P5K Motherboard to recieve WOL Magic Packets, following this tutorial, I shutdown and booted several times to Windows. The problem happens when I shutdown from Ubuntu. It simply ...
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Wake-on-LAN worked 3 times then no more

Update: My main theories for now are (see below for details): Ubuntu system shuts down NIC power in standby mode? Realtek RTL8111 driver for 64-bit machines does not work? Can anyone confirm or ...