For questions on connecting devices together so that they can communicate with each other, as well as questions on networking equipment such as routers and switches.

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Custom network devices naming scheme

I have an ubuntu image to be used on virtual machines. I don't know in advance how many NICs would be used for the machines. I need all network interfaces to get names from a predefined list.For ...
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trigger command over network from/to Linux [duplicate]

I have two linux (gentoo) boxes A and B. Both are connected via LAN.A has a camera with motion detection. If motion was detected I can trigger a command on A.I want to send a ? message/packet to B ...
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Ip payload compression with xfrm

I'm trying to compress ip payload with ip xfrm between 2 computers. Machine 1 has the ip address 192.168.0.1 and computer 2 has 192.168.0.2. I successfully established a IPSec link between the 2 ...
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Bypass VPN from VirtualBox

I have a following setup:Windows 7 host machine with AT&T Global Network Connection VPNVirtualbox with Fedora and bridged network connectionTheoretically, as far as I know, such connection ...
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VBoxManage natnetwork portforwaring not working as expected

I'm running a headless guest 12.04 Ubuntu from a headless 16.04 Ubuntu host, using VBoxManage. The guest VM is configured with a natnetwork.VBoxManage modifyvm "Ubuntu 12.04 Server" --nic1 ...
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How to connect computers to switch?

Me and my teacher came up with a problem that shutting down over 14+ PC's, updating them one by one takes tons of time and annoying to do.We have switches on the second floor, computer class at ...
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Self-hosting without access to router

So I'm with an ISP that won't give me access to my router. When I moved into this apartment; I called them to ask what the router's password was to change my wi-fi's SSID & password. They told me ...
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Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S No Mobile Coverage [on hold]

I have a SIM card that previously was in a Sony Xperia S. I recently moved this SIM card to a 2nd hand Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S.The phone detects no mobile network and thus has no internet ...
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unable to start a bind shell with ssl on ncat

Ncat: Version 7.10i tried this with other version as well no luck.this is the cmd i gave to start listener. If I don't start the bind shell then this listener works without any issues and if i don'...
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How to specify the DNS server in host command

I want to use linux host command to query all records (A, TXT, etc.) of a domain. I find this possible using -a option as in: host -a google.comHowever, I need to specify my own DNS server by its IP....
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different subnets on the same interface used by virtual machines in brdiged networking

I have one physical server with one network interface. IP forwarding is enabled and firewall configured properly.My provider has assign me one primary IP address and 4 failover IP addresses form a ...
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How can I set up a high speed connection between two Windows computers to transfer large files?

I want to be able to send folders ranging from 10 to 50 GBs from a Windows 10 computer to a Windows 7 computer. Both are connected to the same modem/router with Cat6 cables. I tried using the Windows ...
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DNS queries slow with Linux router between client (Windows) and router(fritzbox)

I want to put several network devices into separate networks at home.I have a VLAN-switch and configured several VLANs.Access to the internet goes through a fritz box, which is located on VLAN 50....
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failure installing dell inspiron 1564 wireless driver

Opened up the back of the laptop, and there i saw a Broadcom bcm94312hmg wi-fi card.Have tried the specific bcm94312hmg driver (which i hardly found), then tried every driver in Dell site, even the ...
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How to disconnect and reconnect pppoe in D-link 2750u

I have a D-link 2750u Modem and I want to disconnect/reconnect my PPPOE in order to obtain a new IP adress on demand using Telnet My solution for now is just to remove the ADSL cable, and plug it in ...
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Multimedia (DLNA/UPnP) Devices “not connected” but working nonetheless

I got this weird issue in Windows 10 where DLNA Servers hosted on it do NOT show up in "My PC". All I can see is their icons in Network Places, together with LAN PCs.([PC]ZENITH is a Samsung All ...
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Windows 10 direct different traffic types to different adapters

I have a wired connection which is heavily metered, I also have a wifi connection which isn't metered (don't ask me why this is).I would like to direct UDP to the wired connection (to take advantage ...
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How can I stop Eclipse from continuously attempting to connect to the internet?

I work behind a proxy, that needs authentication using a workplace-provided password. Proxy blocks the password after 3 failed attempts, and I have to request the Network Administration a new password....
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How do I find this web service? [on hold]

As a programmer, I've inherited a lot of code from my predecessors in my positions. Usually, either I am introduced to the code and how we are deploying and using it by the person or people I'm going ...
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Public IP works but with DynDNS I get an ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED

Recently I ran into a strange problem...I'm using a Raspberry with Raspbian as a public server behind a private router.I wanted to renew the expiring sslforfree.com certificate manually via HTTP. ...
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Slow Lan connection ONLY between my PC and a MAC

I'm trying to transfer some files over LAN from a Windows 10 PC to a Mac and it's incredibly slow around 2 MB/s.I've tried the following with exactly the same files.Transfer from my PC to another ...
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Router as AP on existing network

Need help how to convert some old router as AP. The router is Dlink 600 B5E. In my office we have a wired network and WiFi but with very weak singal. I would like to use this old router and connect ...
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When listening to a port (taskserver) should the local address be `localhost` or `0.0.0.0`?

I've been trying to make a taskd server work on my computer (Arch Linux) for days. The problem I'm facing now is that taskd's config documentation (https://taskwarrior.org/docs/taskserver/...
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Someone keeps hacking my wifi router [on hold]

I have WiFi router at my home, and I have set the WPA2-PSK security on it. I set it with a strong password. My neighbour has repeatedly hacked my wifi, and I don't know how he breaks my security ...
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Unable to change routing information for broadcast address on macOS

I'm running macOS High Sierra (10.13.4) and trying to make traffic destined for 255.255.255.255/32 subnet go through my VPN interface (utun1).The command I tried to use is:route change 255.255.255....
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NAT client and server, and port closing

Let's say I have a client and server. Client is behind NAT and server is public.Client wants to have a session with the server.Let's say client is on 192.168.1.1, NAT on 192.168.1.2 private IP ...
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With iptables is it possible to negate multiple IP ranges in a single rule?

I want to log all foreign, not our IP blocks, connections to a port.For a single range the rule looks like:-A INPUT ! -s 10.20.0.0/16 -p tcp -m tcp --dport 8443 -m state --state NEW -j LOG --log-...
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In which order should I replace my old ADSL modem/gateway and separate Wi-Fi router with a new 100 Mb modem and Wi-Fi mesh system? [on hold]

To be more specific, …Primary Question:In which order should I replace my old AT&T ARRIS NVG589 ADSL modem/Gateway and separate Netgear R6300 Wi-Fi router with a new Spectrum 100 Mb modem and ...
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Internet is working on some laptops and off on the others [on hold]

At the office, the internet is disconnected from some computers, and working on the others. I tried to turn off the router and turn it on, now the people who had internet cannot access it, and the ...
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hostname -i command keeps pointing at loopback address

I recently created a new user account on my Raspberry-Pi, gave it root privileges, and deleted the default account in the OS environment. Before this I had no problem making ssh connections, now I ...

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