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Setting up NAT for internet access on a connected router

I'm setting up a NAT for a connected router to my laptop using the following command (IP forwarding is enabled): sudo iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -s 192.168.47.0/24 -o eth0 -j MASQUERADE So ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, Dell XPS 15Z Not able to create wifi access point for android

I have Dell XPS 15z laptop with Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6230 network controller. I have tried creating a WiFi hotspot in Windows using Connectify. It worked fine. But I am not able to ...
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dnsmasq Not Serving Up Hostnames on hostapd Network

My goal is for clients to be able to connect to my wifi access point and access services on it using a hostname. Currently clients can connect and get assigned an IP by DHCP, but they cannot resolve a ...
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Repeater/Access Point with 2 WiFi interfaces very low bandwidth

if somebody knows an answer to Access Point question! I set up an AP with Hostapd. Works fine if AP is on wireless interface wlan0 and connection to the Internet is wired eth0. I get up/down speeds ...
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Create Access Point on Ubuntu 13.10 (Macbook Pro 5,5)

I was wondering how to create a Wireless network with my Macbook (5,5, 2009) using Ubuntu (13.10). I got that tutorial, that use ap-hotspot: ...
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Acces point on wireless card with no master mode

I have a laptop with Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300 wireless card and Ubuntu 13.10 running in it. I have to create access point to share my internet with my other devices. Unfortunately, it does ...
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How to setup an access point for two wireless networks of which one ends on a VPN?

I currently have an Ubuntu machine, which I'd like to use as a access point/proxy server. Now, due to the requirements I have, it's going to be a fairly complex (for a beginner...) setup. The ...
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How to setup a wifi ap hotspot with ipv6 support?

How to setup a wifi ap (access point mode) hotspot, with IPv6 support? I've set up a hotspot according to the guide to wifi ap hotspot setup and it works fine. But via the hotspot I failed to visit ...
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Suitable method to redirect connected clients to webpage

Following this tutorial, I am able to create a wireless access point which other devices can connect to. Further more, a connected client can browse to a CakePHP installation hosted on the access ...
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Why can not start service hostapd?

Why can not start service hostapd? $ sudo service hostapd start * Starting advanced IEEE 802.11 management hostapd [fail]
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Why my softAP disconnected and connected frequently?

I have setup SoftAP using hostapd and dhcp3-server, $ sudo ifconfig wlan0 192.168.0.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 $ sudo dhcpd wlan0 -pf /var/run/dhcp-server/dhcpd.pid Internet Systems Consortium DHCP ...
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Help in setting up wireless point to point link for client-server (already on LAN)

I have an existing Mythbuntu client system and a Mythbuntu client/server system on a private LAN with static IPs. They are both connected to a private LAN using WiFi. Because of speed issues, I ...
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Is it possible to create Hotspot (Infrastructure) from wireless?

I have 2 wireless cards, internal & usb wifi. I am connected to the internet with my USB Wifi which means that my internal wifi is idle all the time. I want to hook up my ps3 to the net as well, ...
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My laptop can not access internet after setup bridge with wired NIC and wireless NIC [closed]

I setup a bridge using wired NIC and wireless NIC in order to make wireless NIC as a Wi-Fi AP to share wired internet access, after setup successfully, the Wi-Fi AP works as my expectation, but my ...
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Laptop as wireless access point

I have a VAIO Laptop running Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit). I use a wired internet connection. I want to share this connection using my laptop's wifi as access point. How can i do this?
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Creating a mixed network. for windows and ubuntu

As a Ubuntu newbie (11.10) I have a wired desktop, and a laptop on Ubuntu, and another windows 7 laptop I use for college... How do I get them to "talk" to one another, for sharing files... sharing ...
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How can I create a hidden ad-hoc network?

My laptop is hooked up to a wired connection and that is the only way to access the network. So I setup a wireless access point on my laptop via network manager so my phone could connect to it ...
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How to share internet by creating virtual access point in Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to set up ubuntu as wireless accesspoint? Please are there any software or workaround in Ubuntu by which we can share internet by creating virtual access point like ...
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What book should I read to learn how to deal with networking issues?

I run into wireless router and networking issues very often. I'd like to finally just read a book on how to trouble and diagnose problems, using tools like ifconfig, editing files like ...
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Turning laptop into WAP using netgear WNA1100? (stuck at hostapd)

I have a Netgear WNA1100 usb wifi adapter. I have installed Atheros driver from Forum Details (btw name of the file is ath9k_htc-installer.1.0.1-maverick-fixed.deb). I wish to make a setup like ...
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Connectify-like functionality on Intel 4965 AGN wireless?

I would like to use my laptop as an Access point, so that i can connect my phones through Wifi. I have done this my office laptop T410. I am having T61 with wifi module 4965. Connectify on windows ...
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Hybrid wireless network repeating

Summary: I'd like to use two Ubuntu computers to extend/compliment an existing wireless access point. I have a network which currently looks a bit like this: What the diagram doesn't show is the ...
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How to set up Ubuntu as wireless accesspoint?

How can I set up my WiFi to be used as wireless access point on Ubuntu Server? I have a local Ubuntu Server, it has a wireless card in it (802.11a/b/g/n) and I really want to set it up as an 802.11n ...