IP address is a numerical label assigned to each device participating in a computer network that uses IP for communication.

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Why does ip address have a dash [closed]

Why does my ip address have a dash at the end of it? It was assigned to me by AT&T Uverse. 106.206.186.224-8
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How even is the distribution of digits in the last part of an IPv4 address?

I have a redirect script operating on a website I created. It sends 1/3 of visitors to site A, 1/3 of visitors to site B and 1/3 to site C. It works by dividing the last part of the users IPv4 ...
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Is it possible to distinguish traffic from different computers from behind a router?

The mac address would be that of the router, I presume. But could I distinguish the ip addresses of the computers behind the router, or could I only see a global ip address that belongs to the router? ...
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How do I configure Shrewsoft's VPN client to only route traffic to a certain IP address through the VPN?

We're using Shrewsoft's VPN client to connect to a third party development server. However, it seems to be configured to send all or nothing through the VPN. The devs have to disconnect from the VPN ...
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Multiple DNS A record for one machine

I saw this post but it doesn't really address my situation. I am trying to add a second Address record for the same IP address but for some reason I am constantly getting a 404 bounce from ...
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Does each domain have to be tied to a unique IP address when using SSL certs?

I have a Zimbra ZCS 7.1.3 server it running the OSE version. The server hosts 4 domains for email. Each of the email domains has its own SSL cert that is self generated. Something that has sort of ...
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Cloning IP address and/or MAC address for server fail-over

I am currently providing some web applications to my customers (apache/php/mysql on Windows server). I'm looking to provide some sort of fail-over server in the case my server has a hardware failure. ...
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Lvs Load balancer VIP

I have created an alias IP address of my computer using sudo ifconfig eth0:0 172.17.10.173 netmask 255.255.240.0 broadcast 172.17.15.255 My orignal IP is 172.17.6.111 and netmask is 255.255.240.0. ...
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How can I find my subnet mask?

The popular answer to the question " How does Subnetting Work? " does a nice job in explaining subnets. I remember learning about the network classes back in CCNA class but that answer mentions ...
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Adding Static IP's to the NIC

We are currently working on migrating a lot of new machines to our network, and my job this morning was to setup all of the IP Addresses. I worked on this all morning, and when I got back tonight I ...
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What is the need for a secondary IP address?

I see that most dedicated hosting providers provide 3-4 secondary IP Addresses for free. I wish to know what are the possible benefits of these secondary IP Addresses. One would be to host ...
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Howto maximize utilization of assigned subnet block for DMZ

I'm part time sysadmin for a small hosting company with currently 20 different public servers. We have a 27 subnet block that gives us a maximum of 30 usable IP addresses. That much I know, but how do ...
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Finding all network addresses associated with a given hostname

Scenario: a server is multi-homed to a variety of networks (perhaps it is a jump box) DNS has the hostname registered only on one network (the management interface, perhaps) Problem: without ...
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multiple MAC addresses on one physical network interface (linux)

Simple question: How can I setup multiple MAC addresses on one physical network interface (linux)? Why? My ISP is checking ip<->mac on GW and I d like to route traffic through my "linuxbox" and ...
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nginx not serving requests to external IP address

I have nginx running on port 81. I can telnet using telnet 127.0.0.1 81 and everything is fine. But when I try to telnet to my machine from my Mac (an external IP address), I just get this error: ...
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Intranet web site; sometimes using computer name works, othertimes the IP works..exclusively and alternating

I have created a web application hosted in IIS 7. When I deploy my web app to customers it can be reached via the computer name most of the time, however sometimes it will suddenly stop working. The ...
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How to change the network adapter bind order in Linux

The SNMP trap always uses the first IP address as displayed in the network adapter binding order on the computer. For example, assume that the computer has the following binding order: LAN ...
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Rewrite URL Domain Name when IP address used

My apache home server listens for HTTP requests on an alternate port (port 8080), but I would like to let users type my domain name (example.com) without having to specify the port. So far I've ...
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Permanently change IP address on SuSE 10

I am trying to change IP address of a SuSE 10 machine that is running Tomcat. I need to create a shell script to do this so could not use YaST. As some sites suggested on my Google search, I edited ...
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IP Address blocking best way to do this (in terms of security)?

I have had a user trying to hack into my server and muieblackcat pops up on my server, quite a few times. I just wanted to get some advice as to the best way to protect against this ie should i ...
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how find datacenter using a ip address related to that datacenter? [closed]

I have a vds and it's really good! I have some problems with my reseller of that server because of their support. I want to buy a server from that datacenter directly. How can I find that datacenter ...
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Two Websites, two directories, two domains, one IP

I am hosting two separate sites with two separate domain names on the same server. Without using some kind of NAT forwarding, how can I set up my apache server so that, depending on which domain is ...
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How do I access a server from a specific IP?

I have a two systems on a private network 192.168.0.0/16. SysA has an IP of 192.168.0.30 SysB has two subinterfaces in linux, ETH0:0 with IPs of 192.168.200.213 and ETH0:1 192.168.90.20. If I'm on ...
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Restrict access to website in IIS to a range of IP addresses

I'm configuring a website in IIS6 to restrict access to a customer's IP address range. I've been given their IP address (81.145.41.114) and an IP range (172.17) which I am meant to allow access to. I ...
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ipv6 max_addresses in sysctl.conf (Debian 6)

I'd like to assign any number of IPv6 addresses to a Debian 6 host, but I see the following setting, and want to know what are the consquences of setting higher, or does this setting approach limits ...
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proxying ip from nginx to jetty/gwt

Good morning! I have nginx setup in front of jetty 6, which is running a GWT application. I am trying to forward the ip address, and all the answers I find on the internet tell me to do this: ...
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IPv6: Can one use more than 64 bits for the network ID

Wikipedia states: Unicast and anycast addresses are typically composed of two logical parts: a 64-bit network prefix used for routing, and a 64-bit interface identifier used to identify a host's ...
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Giving Virtual Machines in Xen their own IP Addresses

Installed Xen on a server at home, recently moved it to a data center. Worked fine with DHCP behind my router, with each virtual server and the dom0 getting its own IP address. At the data center, ...
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Server reverts to DHCP from time to time

I have an Ubuntu 10.04 server with static IP address configuration: # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback # The primary network interface auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static ...
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Managed switch port-based DHCP allocation - general case?

I saw a strange comment bagging IT departments (i.e. sysadmins) on Slashdot the other day: half the time they cant even do a simple thing like provide a jack with a set IP address for us Reading ...
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Are same IP address with different submask unique? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does Subnetting Work? In a same block of IPv4 addresses, can there be same IPs with different submasks? For example, can I have this: 180.70.65.140/26 ...
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Resolving real IP address out of a dynamic dns address

I recently opened a dynamic dns user (at no-ip for that matter..) for my own personal needs and especially for ssh-ing my computer whenever I need to, without knowing it's static IP. My questions ...
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Changing IP address of current server [closed]

I have VM with IP address 10.10.10.99 how do I change the IP address to something else for e.g. 10.10.10.100 ? I have pinged to 10.10.10.100 and there is no such server in the network. Is there any ...
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How many assignable addresses are needed for a router-to-router connection?

I have an address zone (let's say 150.41.0.0/16) and I want to subnet it optimally using VLSM. I have a number of VLANs, each with a minimum number of needed addresses, and a couple of ...
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Use old server IP address to New server [closed]

Now we are going to use new server to host our website. We are going to use our old server IP address to new server. Can we replace our new server IP address by old server IP address? If possible, ...
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Can a DHCP reservation use an IP address in the exclusion range?

Windows Server 2008 R2, running the DHCP service. DHCP Scope: 192.168.1.1 - 192.168.1.254 Exclusions: 192.168.1.1 - 192.168.1.99 If a reservation uses an IP address in the exclusion range (like ...
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HTTPS for server IP address shows as invalid certificate

I have a website, say www.foo.com with an IP address 1.2.3.4 I have an SSL certificate for www.foo.com and when I visit https://www.foo.com all is good. However if I visit https://1.2.3.4 it says the ...
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Synchronize information in same server with multiple ips [closed]

So i have a unix dedicated server and multiple ips. I am running a website on both ip address. 192.168.1.0 192.168.1.1 How do i make it so the files and folders on both ip addresses are ...
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What information can an outsider obtain from my system by knowing only the IP address?

If somehow an intruder becomes aware of the IP address of my system: What information can he obtain from my system or about my network? What type of harm he can do to my system remotely?
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Subnetting Challenges

I am trying to plan out a network with the following requirements and am having problems trying to complete a subnet plan for my network. The network consists of 3 routers that connect 3 different ...
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ISA 2006 does not allow traffic using FQDN

I experience an issue accessing Tomcat running over SSL with MS ISA 2006 in front. When I access using the internal IP address (e.g. https://10.0.42.136/...) everything works fine and ...
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How to take full ownership of an IP address?

My business is... troublesome. What I do is legal in every country on earth, but some people don't like it, and make it so tough on my poor ISPs that I am forced to go looking for new providers more ...
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Amazon EC2 multiple private IP addresses per instance

I have a scenario where an application requires multiple private IP addresses but does not require the resources of multiple instances. In this case, I would like to run multiple jboss instances on ...
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How to fetch new IP address under Ubuntu Server on VMware Workstation?

I have VMware Workstation 7 and Ubuntu Server 10.10 installed on it. When I copied my virtual hard drive to another PC it took same IP address. Is it possible to somehow receive another IP address ...
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unable to ping hostname, but \\hostname\c$ works?

I'm having a strange issue on my initial lab setup. Situation: Host with OS Server 2008 R2 64bit, on this host a Virtual Machine in Hyper-V with OS Server 2008 SP1 32bit. The virtual machine has a ...
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A Way To Determine IP Range From CIDR? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does Subnetting Work? Is there a formula or a calculator for determining an IP address from CIDR that I was given: 38.103.17.160/27? I would like to know the ...
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How can I make the most effective use of limited static IP addresses for a mail server?

I am running a Zimbra ZCS 7.1.2 server. The server is setup to host multiple domains, 3 at the moment. But I have a problem and I think I am over thinking the solution. The problem is I want every ...
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How to bind a non-local IPv6 address?

Is there an equivalent of net.ipv4.ip_nonlocal_bind for ipv6 ? Need to start my nginx on boot on such an IP... My Ubuntu doesn't have this IPv6 assigned on eth0 quickly enough despite this ...
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Setting up reverse DNS for a /25 block of IPs

I've currently got a block of IPs that go from xxx.xxx.xxx.128/25 Here's my current rDNS setup: $TTL 12h $ORIGIN 128/25.xxx.xxx.xxx.IN-ADDR.ARPA. @ IN SOA ns1.domain.com. ...
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Setting up internal and external IP [closed]

I am quite new at setting websites up to contain SSL certificates and allow them through a firewall. I am currently at step one and have been told that I need to set up an internal IP address on my ...