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One IP for whole LAN, provide access to local server outside the LAN [closed]

I have a LAN with multiple PCs and some servers. I would like to provide access to one of the servers from outside the LAN. The problem for me is I have one IP address for the whole LAN. The server is ...
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Assigning LAN TLD's

Let's say that I am setting up an experiment of sorts with two or more DNS servers. These DNS servers will handle DNS requests for <domain>.lan tlds. Let's say that dns.lan points to the first ...
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1answer
53 views

How to add access to a host via symbolic name?

From one LAN I have access to the host 10.0.0.*** via symbolic name say a007, which was added to my /etc/hosts as: 10.0.0.*/*/* a007 But now I need to use this host as a007 from another LAN and I ...
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1answer
192 views

Effects of IW10 (initcwnd 10 initrwnd 10) on high speed LAN based TCP/IP communications?

What does changing the number of packets sent during the initial congestion window to 10 have on LAN connections? Via: ip route change default via GATEWAY dev INTERFACE initcwnd 10 initrwnd 10 Is ...
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4answers
131 views

local SSH works when using “localhost”, but not using IP address

I'm having difficulty setting up ssh for a laptop on my LAN. I think I have done all the obvious things. On the server: ps -A | grep sshd 18278 ? 00:00:00 sshd and ss -lnp shows sshd ...
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3answers
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Migrate raw disk image over LAN

Here is my situation: Two dedicated servers in the same datacenter with gigabit ethernet between them. Both dedicated servers booted into a rescue environment based on Debian Squeeze with extra ...
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2answers
656 views

How do I send hostname info to Airport DNS from Linux? [closed]

My router is an Airport Extreme. I can easily ssh to other OS X machines via hostname.local (example1.local, exmaple2.local, etc) once it is set in in the preferences. But despite the fact that my ...
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73 views

Standard solutions to keep LAN connection up

Do you use some "standard" solution to manage your server connectivity? In particular, how do you ensure that, week after week of uptime, your LAN remains connected, even if the router should reboot ...
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3answers
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No route to host after changing interface to static ip [closed]

I installed a Linux (Ubuntu) server inside my home LAN, initially it's automatically configured to use DHCP interface. I'm connecting to this server from another computer using that server's hostname. ...
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2answers
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Linksys SE1500 Ethernet switch issue

I just bought a Linksys SE1500 Ethernet switch and I'm trying to set up a small standalone network for pentesting and security research. However, when I do a network scan with one of the computers ...
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Get the MAC addresses of all the machines connected to a LAN when NO machines have got an IP address yet

Here is the real scenario. I have say 4 machines not having any IP address yet connected to a switch. In one of the machines (OS=CentOS), I would install a DHCP server and would provide the other ...
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2answers
356 views

How to set up remote login and DNS resolution in a small business environment having centralized server

Dear fellow Administrators, I have a very burning issue I am still hunting an answer for. We had a maintenance involving the IT infrastructure (new computers, cabling, etc.), but we have found that ...
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1answer
450 views

What equipment/software is needed for setting up a LAN-based webserver for learning the ropes locally? [closed]

I'm a complete linux/networking beginner. What equipment/software will be needed to do this? Basically I want to set up a server computer and be able to connect to it locally with my desktop, and ...
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3answers
499 views

Connection of a 10/100Mb adapter to 1000Mb LAN

I have the following problem. I cannot get an IP address using DHCP. I have a 10/100Mb adapter on a set-top box connected to a 1000Mb LAN. When I boot up the set-top box it gets an IP from the DHCP ...
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4answers
677 views

Resolving IP Address Conflicts in LAN

We have our lan setup with DHCPD providing fixed IP addresses to the systems. However we are facing IP conflicts if some one connects a laptop and assigns an IP address belonging to another system. ...
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3answers
560 views

FreeBSD and Linux VLAN

I have a LAN and i need to create a LAB with three VLAN on my boxes, Linux and FreeBSD. Well i create a VLAN 1 on the linux box as follow: sudo vconfig add eth0 1 sudo ifconfig eth0.1 inet6 add ...
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5answers
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Access linux machine by hostname within LAN?

I have a LAN setup with a bunch of windows and linux boxes. The LAN is built on top of the AT&T DSL Router. I don't have any type of DNS Server running. All the windows machines can identify ...
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1answer
418 views

Need help with local network printing while using VPN on Ubuntu 10.10 desktop

I can print to my HP printer via the LAN when I'm not connected to the VPN. When connected to the VPN, printing fails. OpenVPN 2.1.0 x86_64-pc-linux-gnu [SSL] [LZO2] [EPOLL] [PKCS11] [MH] [PF_INET6] ...
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2answers
214 views

How to get rid of NAT in a LAN?

Currently the LAN I manage is organized as follows: internal network (192.168.1.0) which uses a Linux server as a gateway (internal address on interface br0 192.168.1.1, external address on interface ...
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1answer
202 views

NTP Meinberg GPS167: How to connect to a Ethernet?

I have a Meinberg GPS167 NTP: http://www.meinberg.de/english/products/gps167.htm Although it doesnt have a ethernet RJ45 port. Is there any way to connect it to a LAN?
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2answers
400 views

802.1x authentication on LAN

i want to configure a linux as gateway (dhcp and nat) and i would like to add 802.1x as authentication protocol. My question is, i remember in the past, that it has a strong connection with the port ...
0
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1answer
241 views

how to configure asynchronous ppp connection on a lan

how can i configure asynchronous ppp connection on a lan so that ppp connection to ISP is made (the Internet) only when there is a request from a local net to and disconnect if there is no activity ...
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2answers
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Why is my SSH session timing out in less than a minute?

Within a minute of connecting to my remote Linux server through SSH, my session times out and I cannot contact the server until a few seconds have passed. Meanwhile, I'm connected to other servers ...
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2answers
210 views

Web Server with phpMyAdmin

We have web development company, We using RHEL 5 as local (proxy) server with few windows XP client machines. Now i want to make my Server machine as Web Server ( LAN only ), with mysql and ...
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1answer
325 views

Monitoring LAN with Zenoss

Hai guys/gals, How can i monitor LAN with zenoos in RHEL5? My server is RHEL 5 My client machines are Windows xp Using 10.0.0.0/24 serious for LAN connection. Have modem for internet Have switch ...
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2answers
140 views

web server on a lan

I wan to set a webserver (apache) to work on a lan (4 to 7 PCs connected via a switch ) for educational purpose only (learning how a web server work)?. what I need to do ? if you have any link to ...
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3answers
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Load balancing & NAT-ing multiple ISP connections on Linux

I have two internet connections from two different ISPs and I need to balance the traffic originating to and from my network between the two ISPs. I am using Debian GNU/Linux. My set-up is like this ...
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4answers
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Per-user hosts file

Is there a way to define host aliases (like in /etc/hosts) on a per user basis, i.e. in a file /home/user/.hosts ? My primary objective is to easily share host aliases via rsync between the machines ...
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2answers
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Smoothwall NOT giving out DHCP

I have a Smoothwall machine with 'green + red' setup. The Smoothwall machine can see the outside world and I can connect to it from inside my network with its local address (I can also connect from ...
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6answers
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How do I set up a LAN-wide DNS server?

I'm familiar with the trick of of editing the /etc/hosts file to direct your computer's traffic to specific IP addresses. Now, I'm looking for a LAN-wide solution. Of course, I could edit all of the ...
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4answers
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Share LAN network through Wifi in Linux

I have an ubnutu server connected to internet by an ethernet cable to a router. I would like to share the Internet connection by a Wifi usb dongle connected to the server. What are the possible ways ...