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heartbeat doesn't work on virtual interface

I try to use vertual interface as broadcast for heartbeat(bcast in ha.cf). When I try it I see this message in syslog: May 23 12:17:26 Ubuntu2 heartbeat: [1107]: ERROR: glib: Error setting socket ...
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XenServer 6.2 changing mtu

So I've looked around for a way to change the MTU of interfaces on XenServer 6.2, but can't find anything that works for me ... One method spoke about changing the ifcnfg-intX files in the ...
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Consistent Naming of 10gbps Interfaces on Dell Host

I have some Dell hosts in our environment. I would like to be able to provide consistent network interface naming across platforms. I know that biosdevname attempts to make the interfaces consistent ...
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Tshark/wireshark on an ephemeral interface

Our server hosts a VPN. Each connection to the VPN creates a new PPP interface (ppp0, ppp1, etc.) and the connections are ephemeral in the sense that the interface can go up or down intermittently. ...
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interfaces stopped working

I have a cisco machine with centos 6.5 installed on it and all of a sudden my network interfaces stopped working. When trying to restart the network service with /etc/init.d/network restart I got the ...
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Multiple net interfaces ubuntu virualbox

I have a Virtual Box machine with 2 net adapters, first is an "internal net" and the second a "bridge adapter". How could I config both for have an static ip for the internal network and a dynamic ip ...
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If one subnet can see another does that mean that there is a bridge between two interfaces?

This might seem like kind of a dumb question, but...say for example... I have a router running OpenWRT or some Linux distro and that router or box has two interfaces (lets say for sake of example a ...
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Keep router interfaces isolated

Have a Cisco Router 2811 with a HWIC that gives it an extra port so I have 3 Ethernet ports. Have it configured like this: FA0/0- 192.168.1.1 FA0/1- 192.168.10.1 FA1/0- 10.0.0.1 (outside) All that ...
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How to set ip address permanently

This might sound a little strange, but I try to achieve to set up an ip address permanently in Ubuntu using the command line, but not an editor. My idea is to provision servers and just type in the ...
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Can I assign a virtual interface (VPN) to a 'real' interface / NIC of my choice?

I have a small server , running MINT linux with two NICS (eth0 and eth1) and I'd like to setup the MintBox as a VPN client to connect to a web-hosted VPN server. All works wonderfully on the VPN ...
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how to forward all traffic on specific interface to ip address

I have one Linux machine that have 2 interfaces. The first one is used as a default one and provides access to internet, the second interface was added as a dedicated link to send packets from tcpgen ...
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Configure IP addresses for virtual interfaces only

In my current CentOS ifconfig, I have eth0 and the range of virtual interfaces eth0:0 - eth0:3 each taking up a unique address in the subnet 69.xx.yy.194/29 (gateway = .193, broadcast = .199) Now I ...
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“Breadcrumbs” for series of hostnames?

Does anyone know of a shell that would show a series of breadcrumbs as I navigate into/out of various servers, like this: Home > Build Machine > Vagrant > Docker-base Hopefully it could ...
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Multicast loopback under OpenVZ?

I'm trying to configure an OpenVZ container to allow sending/receiving multicast on the loopback interface. I've done this: ifconfig lo multicast route add -net 224.0.0.0 netmask 240.0.0.0 dev lo ...
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Linux VM's connectivity dies when second network interface is brought up

I'm in the middle of doing some testing on a mobile device, and want to test it from the network. The mobile device will only connect to networks via WiFi, and doesn't support ad-hoc mode, so I've set ...
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SSH timeouts between hosts which are connected via multiple routes

I've a nasty problem with ssh connections between hosts, which are connected via multiple ways (routes). To explain this in detail ... As you can see, there are two possible ways between the hosts, ...
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what is the use of /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules file in rhel?

what is the use of /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules file in linux? is anyother way to change interface name in linux other than 70-persistent-net.rules? Thanks.
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ntop not reporting on all interfaces

I'm trying to setup ntop on our machine to see which traffic per IP address on our machine, our machines usually have a /28 allocation and this is configured correctly within CetnOS however ntop is ...
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How can I ping through different interfaces (subnets) without using a router device?

I have a big problem around this issue. I want to be able to ping and access TFTP through my WIFI interface (wlan0) through my wired interface (eth0) pc1_eth->LTdhcps2_eth0->LTdhcps2_wlan0->pc2_wlan ...
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Bring up a virtual interface without checking if it's up elsewhere

Is there a way to bring up a virtual interface without it first sending an arping to check if that IP address is already in use elsewhere? I'm working with a proprietary product that recommends ...
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Ping Interconnected PCs End-To-End

I have the following network topology: [PC 1] - - - [PC 2] - - - [PC 3] - - - [PC 4] Each machine is connected via a crossover cable. I can ping from PC 1 to PC 2, but how can I configure things so ...
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How to identify NICs that are connected to the same switch from a Linux box?

Initial Setup As a Linux administrator you have installed a fresh Linux box with 6 NICs eth0 to eth5. The eth0 interface is correctly configured and all other interfaces are currently up but without ...
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Cisco Switch: trigger mac-address table update

If I run show mac-address-table dynamic I get a bunch of mac addresses on that table. But due to the aging parameter, I don't see the mac addresses of all possible devices on the network that come ...
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Cisco Nexus: list all interfaces with their ips

This is the same as this question, but for Nexus: Junos: find out each interface's ip I need to show all interfaces with their respective IPs. I know that on IOS I can get that with show ip ...
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Is it possible plugging in a crossover cable to a 1Gb network adapter fried my adapter?

The host I am working with has two network adapters and is running Ubuntu Server 12.10. In an attempt to network two computers I used a cross-over cable as in the old 100Mbps days. After doing this I ...
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Junos: find out each interface's ip

Sorry if my explanation is confusing. I need to get all the ip addresses of a Juniper Switch and Router (different models). On Cisco IOS I can get that with show ip interface brief | exclude ...
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Extract ip, mask and gateway of a network interface separately

I know that the command ifconfig will give you ip, mask and gateway of a given network interface. I want to "programmatically" extract each of those paramaters separately. At the moment the best ...
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Adding an IP range to SuSE 11

I'm looking to at a /22 to eth0 in addition to the address that is already bound to than interface. I'm familiar with using ifcfg-eth0-range0 in Redhat to accomplish something like this, but not how ...
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Problems bringing up a second virtual network interface

I'm having issues adding a second IP address to one interface. Below is my /etc/networking/interfaces # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback #eth0 is our main IP address ...
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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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How to execute a script only once, immediately after ALL network interfaces are up in OpenSUSE?

I run Opensuse 12.2. I have 3 network interfaces, eth[012] The interfaces are configured in /etc/sysconfig/network/ifcfg-eth[012] I want to execute a script immediately after ALL three interfaces ...
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Route Traffic Through Linux Server With Two Devices

Here is my current setup (all servers are Ubuntu Server Edition 12.04): Server 0 has two devices, eth0 and eth1. eth0 is connected to the wall (the internet), and eth1 is connected to a switch. ...
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Static network interface settings in Ubuntu [closed]

I am following the guide here to configure a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 server installation (running in VirtualBox) with a static IP address. The recommended configuration in /etc/network/interfaces is: auto ...
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Do newer physical interfaces make a better linux firewall?

At work we use an old (10 year old) linux box with 4 interfaces to act as router/firewall for the network. There's never really been a need to change it since it's stable and handles all our needs. ...
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bridging real and virtual wireless network interfaces

I have 2 wireless interfaces, one real (eth1) and one virtual (vt0), running on top of the same physical wireless adapter. Both have separate IP address spaces. eth1 is connected to a laptop, and vt0 ...
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Binding interface/domain to CouchDB

I'm running CouchDB on a windows 2008 Server and it works good on localhost (127.0.0.1) but when I try to change it to a specific IP or all interface (0.0.0.0) then it doesnt work. I would like to ...
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Writing to /etc/networking/interfaces at boot using sed/awk?

Newbie here, I'm trying to write to an auto-generated /etc/network/interfaces file of a newely provisioned XEN Ubuntu (12.04/10.04/8.04) DomU server at boot time using (currently) sed. The ...
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default virtual network interface

I got a single ethernet connection to a network but with multiple ips. Because of this, I am using virtual network interfaces like this: auto intern iface intern inet static address ... ...
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How to setup an Openvpn server with two gateways to internet

I have an openvpn server behind two wan interfaces: eth1 and eth2 where eth1 is the default gw and eth2 is where openvpn binds to. The problems my ovpn server is replying back to ovpn client via the ...
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Debian KVM host and guests interfaces configuration

I've got dedicated Debian server with Proxmox as KVM manager and such IP example network: IP address 175.19.59.209 Netmask 255.255.255.224 Gateway 175.19.59.193 Now I'm trying to configure ...
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How to convert a local socks server into a local interface?

Exist a way to convert a local socks proxy into a local interface? My problem is that some application don't have the possibility to specify a socks proxy, and I need that all my communication pass ...
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Samba domain trust errors on a specific interface

We have a windows domain that also has a RHEL member server in it. All the servers have a primary network connection to the LAN, but some servers also have private dedicated links to the RHEL server, ...
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Does the network need to be restarted after editing /etc/network/interfaces?

On Debian - Say I have a network card eth0 on my /etc/network/interfaces file, and I want to add a new interface to it (that uses dhcp). Is it necessary to restart the networking service ...
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Cannot reset an network interfaces without a reboot

I have edited the /etc/network/interfaces file and I use the sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart. After restart, the eth1 interfaces don't setup properly. I need a hard reboot to enable this ...
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Ubuntu: Multiple NICs, one used only for Wake-On-LAN

This is similar to some other questions, but I have a specific need which is not covered in the other questions. I have an Ubuntu server (11.10) with two NICs. One is built into the motherboard and ...
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linux vlan routing

I've got this network topology: network 192.168.100.0/24 vlan 100 network 192.168.200.0/24 vlan 200 one ubuntu server(2 vlans on 1 ether) eth0.100 (ip:192.168.100.10/24) eth0.200 (ip: ...
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Routing OpenVPN tunnel in via public interface and out via NAT'd interface (to internet)

I hope someone can help... I want to Configure OpenVPN-AS (i.e. OpenVPN Access Server, NOT OpenVPN) to work on my VPS. The VPS is a KVM running Ubunto 10.04 LTS, with a very vanilla configuration. ...
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Setting a static DNS nameserver (Debian Squeeze)

I have a gateway running on Debian Squeeze with 2 network interfaces, one static (internal, eth0) and one DHCP (external, eth1). I have an internal DNS server that I want the gateway to use. In my ...
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Networking wlans and vlans

If we are using a router why do we need to create bvi? Can't the router route the packets to wired as well as wireless clients? Why create bvi?
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How to set network interface affinity under Ubuntu Linux?

I have a multihomed linux box with 6 network interfaces that I'm using to run some tests of router hardware. I would like to be able to set "NIC affinity" (for lack of a better term) on an arbitrary ...