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Can I change venet0:0 main ip to venet0:1 ip?

I would like change my main IP from venet0:0 to venet0:1. Is this possible? This is my ifconfig: [root@marketport tmp]# ifconfig lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 ...
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i2b2 VM: Copy VM won't give me a valid IP address

After downloading a VM image and making a copy of it, I tried booting up both of them on the same Windows workstation using VMWare Player. I am unable to get an IP address for the second one in my ...
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Debian on VM has web access but can't be pinged

I have just installed Debian on a Virtual Machine. I have internet access on the VM and installed SSH. I then did a ifconfig and discovered that the IP address is 10.0.2.15 which is strange as the ...
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understanding ip route show command on linux [closed]

I have a Windows 7 PC as host.The network details of my Windows PC are as follows. IP ADDRESS - 192.168.1.70 DEFAULT GATEWAY - 192.168.1.254 I have installed Virtual Box ...
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Is “inet addr” my or “bcast” my machine's actual IP? [closed]

I'm trying to connect from one machine to the other (for Postgres), and I'm confused about how to configure my IP address, both from a allow connections from IP address X and from a connect to machine ...
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Ubuntu second static IP, ifconfig, /etc/network/interfaces

I would like to add a second static IP to my local Ubuntu 11.10 desktop machine and have it automatically available after rebooting. So far I am successfully using ifconfig to to temporarily set up an ...
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Linux (Ubuntu): Setting hostname on internal network

I've got an Ubuntu Linux server with a WiFi card. When I boot my computer apache web server starts and the /etc/hosts file lists which lists the following: $ cat /etc/hosts 127.0.0.1 localhost ...
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IP Config resets to default settings in Linux every night

I have a linux server (centos 5) which for the past 2-3 weeks has been resetting it's ip config information to a local ip (192.168.x.x). In /etc/network/interfaces I have: auto lo iface lo inet ...
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Server answers only on one IP. Why?

ifconfig -a eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:25:90:60:1B:FC inet addr:10.0.47.42 Bcast:10.255.255.255 Mask:255.255.255.248 inet6 addr: fe80::225:90ff:fe60:1bfc/64 ...
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Change the order of IP addresses returned by ifconfig?

I have an Ubuntu server with several IP addresses attached to it. 127.0.0.1 is listed as venet0 by ifconfig. I'm using Chef to configure the server. The problem is that chef is listing 127.0.0.1 as ...
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What does ifconfig promisc mode do, or promiscuous mode in general?

This is what man ifconfig has to say about it. [-]promisc Enable or disable the promiscuous mode of the interface. If selected, all packets on the network will be received by the ...