Refers to the 4th revision of the Internet Protocol, where addresses are usually displayed in the form of dotted decimals between 0-255. Ex: 169.254.0.1

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Shortest possible way of calculating large number of host address given an address range [on hold]

Is there any shortcut or easy method in determining the required host address of a network, given an address range? For example, calculating the 14,959th host address of an address range of 76.0.0.1 - ...
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Building router with one ethernet interface

Good day! I have 2 servers in datacenter and I want to use one of them as router for another instead of default gateway provided by DC. Both servers have one ethernet interface called 'eth0' with ...
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IPv4/IPv6 dualstack setup in Debian/Ubuntu via preseed

I use preseed to provision my Ubuntu 16.04 installation. It has the following options to set up IPv4 or IPv6 address # Static network configuration. # # IPv4 example #d-i netcfg/get_ipaddress string ...
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Drop fragmented packets in nftables

Using iptables is it possible to block fragmented packets with this rule: iptables -A INPUT -f -j DROP But there isn't a equivalent in nftables. There is any way to do it?
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How does AWS convert an IPv6 address to an IPv4 address when whitelisting “My IP” address [migrated]

I recently had to whitelist my IP address in an AWS security group using the "My IP" option. It worked perfectly and displayed an IPv4 address, but when I looked up my IP address with Google I got an ...
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Is an IPv6-only MTA possible yet?

Has anyone had tried to run an IPv6-only SMTP engine? Pretty much everybody with any sense has IPv6 configured for major front-end servers. I was curious if anyone had tried to run an IPv6-only MTA ...
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IPv4 over IPv6 IPsec tunnel

I've got two Cisco 2811 routers, both with a global static IPv6 adress, and an IPsec tunnel between them (using VTIs). Is it possible to send IPv4 traffic over this tunnel? The relevant parts of the ...
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Do NATs rewrite ipAddress in payload of ICMP packets?

Today when I test running a tracert command (windows + Wireshark) I see a outbound ICMP_ECHO_REQUEST packet that has sourceIP as "192.168.1.55" - my local IPAddress. It is followed by a ...
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How to force Centos to use ipv6 interface only?

My Centos server has two virtual (Openvz) interfaces. One from these interfaces has ipv4 address configured, while the other one has the ipv6 one. In short this server is used for browsing / proxy. ...
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Can't discover a IPv4 link-local address when having an static IP configured

I have link-local addresses working out-of-the-box when coupled with DHCP, since when there's no DHCP, the device doesn't get an IP, only a link-local one. Still, I need to have link-local addresses ...
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HAProxy configuration problems (with source directive)

I have HAProxy setup to listen on a public IPv4 address (1.2.3.4), it is supposed to proxy all requests to my b_http backend. The back-end has a source line that makes it connect to the server/site ...
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Is it possible to configure HAProxy to listen on IPV4, but send the request using IPV6? [closed]

Trying to configure HAProxy to listen for requests on port ipv4(Port 80) but proxy the request through eth1 to a server using ipv6. The request must be show the ipv6 address for the request. We don't ...
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IPv6 DNS Connectivity through IPv6

My clients are using IPv4 in the USA. Their ISP is not ready for IPv6 yet. My public web server is on only IPv6. It is registered with a DNS Provider(GoDaddy) that is IPv4 and IPv6 enabled. Can my ...
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IPv4 assigment strategy in LAN: based on location vs. based on uniqueness of device

In our small office for many years I use IPv4 address assignment scheme based on location of user device, like: room #1: ip-range #1 room #2: ip-range #3 room #N: ip-range #N For me it has an ...
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HTTPD listening in IPv6, according netstat, but reacheable in IPv4

Using Openstack, I have a Web GUI (horizon) hosted on my server (HTTPS). When I do a netstat -lt | grep https, I have: tcp6 0 0 [::]:https [::]:* LISTEN ...
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Assigning 2 IPv4 blocks to one interface

I have been assigned these 2 blocks by my provider Block: x.x.x.184/29 Usable range: x.x.x.186 - x.x.x.190 Gateway: x.x.x.185 Subnet: 255.255.255.248 And Block: x.x.x.192/29 Usable range: ...
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No IPv6 & DNSSEC support on cc-TLD? (practical implications)

I'm needing to register some domains that have country code domain extensions, but noticed that those TLDs do not officially support (A) IPv6 or (B) DNSSEC... What limitations or pitfalls should I ...
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Why doesn't the IETF reallocate IPv4 netblocks from regions that are over supplied?

I just was looking at the Hurricate Electric website, and it says that ARIN is out of IPv4 addresses. Meanwhile LACNIC, APNIC, RIPE, and AfiNIC have millions of unallocated IPv4 addresses. I did a ...
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IPv6 resolving as loopback/private IP

I'm running a web crawler and I received some reports from my datacenter about connections directing to private IPs (like 10.0.0.1). I've implemented a loopback/private ip check to my crawler code and ...
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Debian Host replies with ICMP Port Unreachable after Router Advertisement (ISATAP)

I'm trying to configure a Debian Wheezy host to get an IPv6 address via ISATAP (using isatapd). This machine has two outgoing interfaces: eth0 and eth0.20 (virtual interface using VLAN 20): 1: lo: ...
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ping between ipv6 and ipv4 networks

I have 2 networks (one ipv4 and one ipv6) , I used ospf as routing protocol for both networks. I activate bgp between this 2 networks(R6 and R1) and now R6 can ping the full ipv6 network and R1 can ...
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How to disable IPv4 use on OSX (Or disable Happy Eyeballs)

I have a OSX El Capitain (10.11.2) host that has only IPv6 connectivity. The network uses NAT64 and DNS64 to provide access to legacy IPv4 hosts on the internet. The problem is that when looking up a ...
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DHCPD configuration by interfaces

I have two interfaces on a machine running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Which has two different interfaces namely eth0 and eth1. I need to give IP addresses to the clients by the interfaces. For example, Any ...
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IPv4 SYN, ACK & RST issues

Good day, I asked this question in the Network Engineers StackExchange and was told to ask it here. I am running a roundup server (Ubuntu 12.04) and the roundup-mailgw (python script) is no longer ...
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Hosting is IPv4 only, can I have IPv6 clients?

My hosting is IPv4 only. My question is whether it is possible to allow IPv6 only clients to access my web (running Window Server 2012 R2). Is this possible using technologies like 6to4 or Teredo or ...
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Logstash - Graph IPv4 vs IPv6

I'm looking at starting to graph inbound connections to our various services (web, mail, dns etc) by IP version, ie IPv4 connections versus IPv6 connections. Currently the IPs are being stored in a ...
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cannot bind a port altough LISTEN

I'm new to this problem I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS via VMware My problem is to bind port 6703 i tried alot of commands to check if this port or open or not Error Message is Failed to bind to: ...
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Priority of dhcp servers

Let say there is a main Server which is assigning ips by dhcp to 50 different LAN ports in network.Now if at some LAN port we connect a small router on the yellow port(so that all other devices come ...
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ProFTPD IP masquerade just some ways

I am trying to setup a FTP server using ProFTPD on Xubuntu 15.10. Users will connect to this server in two ways: internally (using an internal IPv4 address) externally (using domain name pointed to ...
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ssh connection very slow and delayed [duplicate]

I have recently created and configured an ubuntu server 14.04.3 with the help of the ubuntu-core tools. Networking with IPv4 and IPv6 works fine for me with different clients. But a few days ago, i ...
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Zone configuration not working

I have these 3 files to configure a zone : /etc/named.conf zone "exemple.tn" IN { type master; file "/var/named/db.exemple.tn"; allow-update {none;}; }; zone "85.168.192.in-addr.arpa" { type ...
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Routing subnets per interface on a dual nic windows server

The server I'm working on has 2 NICs. C:\Windows\system32>route print =========================================================================== Interface List 20...00 50 56 ad 02 3b ...
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No “duplicate host” warning if different netmask (same gateway)

I experienced the following "strange" behaviour on a virtual machine network setup (bridged): host 1 hostname: server_one ip: 192.168.1.2 netmask: 255.255.255.0 gateway: ...
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Why do I have to specify the subnet broadcast address?

When configuring the management IP address of managed Cisco switches, I have to specify the broadcast address of the management network next to their address AND their netmask. Of course this is ...
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Prevent IPv6 address being exposed when connected to IPv4 only OpenVPN

I have a OpenVPN server which has IPv4 only. I have a OpenVPN client which has IPv6 and IPv4. While connected to the VPN the client is exposed to "IPv6 leak". When client visits IPv6 enabled web ...
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Apnic & AFRINIC IP Ranges [closed]

Still having pleny of random attacks from China/Russia at our server. I was wondering if blocking based on this address spaces (link to apnic) is safe ? We are located in Europe and we don't have ...
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How do I forward IPv6 to IPv4?

I am testing a LAN network that will be based on IPv6, but without IPv4 support, i cannot connect to other networks. Can I confirure a router to forward IPv6 requests from local network (LAN) to IPv4 ...
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Who is reached by IP multicast?

We have a piece of software here that seems to be phoning home quite a bit. Using wireshark we figured out that it sends quite a few UDP packets each second to 224.168.168.168. Google tells me, this ...
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Is there public dns server that serves only ipv4 adresses? [closed]

For debug purposes I need to ensure that all hostnames resolve to ipv4 addresses. So I want to leave in /etc/resolv.conf only one dns server that will serve ipv4 only addresses. But i can't find such ...
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Can't Bind IP Address To Machine [closed]

I have the following IPs but I can't bind them to my machine I am getting errors. Here are the IPs I own. 2607:5300:60:1234::/64 - Came with server 158.69.123.123/29 - ...
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End-to-Site VPN from IPv4 -Host to IPV6 (only) - Site

I want my IPv4 only Clients to my IPv6 only Site. I have a dualstack Server which I could use as a gateway. There is a Question somewhat related here: IPv6-only client to IPv6/IPv4 dual stack server ...
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Why are 093/8 IP adresses in both US and Europe?

According to this page of the IANA website, the IP addresses 093/8 are allocated to RIPE NCC (European network). However, when I use websites to locate IP (like this one), they tell me that ...
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Is global IP one-to-many communication practical today? [closed]

One-to-many communication over the internet is an enabling technology for many fascinating business and research projects. In principle, IPv4 and IPv6 allow for such communication by the ...
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Should an Azure VM have an Internal IP address of 100.x.x.x not 172.x.x.x or 10.x.x.x?

I have a Windows Azure host that has an internal IP address of 100.x.x.x. I would assume that this is conflicting with external hosts with the same net mask. Is there any assurance that I will not ...
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Change Gateway doesn't work on Windows 7

This PC was configured with 192.168.6.1. But I tried to change it to 192.168.6.51. Although route print showed the default gateway is 192.168.6.51, but the packets next hop is 192.168.6.1. IPv4 Route ...
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NetBios issues with multiple adapters, may not be turning on

I'm working in a Windows 2008 server. I'm getting conflicting messages as to weather or not netbios is enabled. The problem is that my AD users can't "discover" the server. I think that netbios is to ...
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What causes the Linux neighbour table confirmation counter to be reset

Given three linux hosts on the same broadcast domain, the sender constantly pings an IP bound to receiver1. When moving the IP address from receiver1 to receiver2 it takes a quite long time for the ...
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Prefer IPv4 incoming connections over IPv6

We run a social/local service that benefits from geolocating the IP of users. The problem is that with IPv6, geolocation is quite a bit spottier than with IPv4. Is there a way to prefer incoming ...
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American Users have wrong IP address geolocation

In order to display the right content for my users I get their country based on their IP address. I have been receiving several reports from American users saying that the content is being displayed ...
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ICMP replies - ingress or egress interface (e.g. from a traceroute)

When a traceroute is initiated and receives an ICMP replies from the nodes, which interface should the be replying from according to RFC 1812. they are actually replying from ingress (where they ...