a device that connects to 2 or more networks and is capable of forwarding data packets into the direction of the ultimate destination based on information read from the packet and internal routing tables.

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MPLS: choice of initial label for an incoming packet

At the entry of a MPLS tunnel, which packet fields are used to determine the label of an incoming packet? Here it says that there are other attributes that are taken into account besides the IP ...
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Can I set up port forwarding to emulate not just a port but another IP address?

I am running a proprietary Windows application which functions like a server. You install the program, and then it broadcasts itself over port 13083. The program is web-based, so it's accessed ...
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Access web server on VM from a machine in a different subnet

I cannot access to a web application running on a virtual machine hosted by KVM from a machine in a different subnet. So, I would like to access from the machine 192.168.1.2 (top right in green ...
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Router/Gateway with host-header capability

Can anyone direct me what to look for to get a Router / Gateway / Firewall for my home-office enviroment to be able to run multiple e.g. Webserver on port 80, with one public ip. I know it can be done ...
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How can I route or bridge vlan properly with linux router?

I have a linux router (Centos 6) that I built. It has eth3 and wlan0 bridged together as br0. I have not been utilizing vlans up to this point. I have a wireless AP that is tagged vlan 42 for a guest ...
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Increase dialup connection speeds

I'm currently manage a p2p dialup network like this: client computer==(ethernet)router Cisco 2500==(async port)modems----pstn----modem==dial-in server All things run well except the connection rates ...
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Colocation, Full Rack, Layer2/Layer3 Clarification

We are moving from several 1U servers colo'ed out across several data centers to a full rack in a nearby data center for both physical access reasons, as well as having space for expansion. We also ...
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How to forward traffic to VPN device

I have set-up OpenWRT in a virtual machine which acts as a router. It has two network interfaces: br-lan: connected to vm internal network eth1: connected to internet through host via NAT I have ...
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Linux block access to router login page

I am running virtual machines with Gnome desktops on Debian Squeeze and Wheezy. The virtual machines are on a different subnet than the host. I would like to block the virtual machines from ...
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Why does the same router picks different routes based on source ip? [closed]

I'm pinging the same IP in two different PCs with two different ISPs. With one ISP, I get a reply, with the other I do not. When running tracert to the IP, I see that with both ISPs that the packet ...
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Centos TFTP boot server without a dhcpd server

Good Day, I want to ask the comunity if it is possible to setup a TFTP boot server without running a local dhcpd server on the local box? The setup currently looks like this? What is currently ...
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How to connect more than one telnet session to Cisco router ( Port Com10 )?

I am working on connecting more than one telnet session to Cisco Router. I was unsuccessful till now and decided to post it for getting any valuable directions and info. Thanks
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Blocking WhatsApp and other IM traffic

In my office, I have set up a linux machine as router and provide internet connectivity to all clients. Behind this linux router I have set up a cisco wireless router, with which I have made internet ...
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Cisco 851W - recovering from corrupt configuration

While learning how to use my Cisco 851W router, I downloaded a configuration script with preconfigured settings. I ran this from the router and now I can no longer boot up and get to a command prompt. ...
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Why first dhcp server not used? [closed]

I have hardware connected to router with DHCP server. That router has MAC reservation to make sure hardware be assigned to specific IP. When this setup isolated everything is fine, but if I connect ...
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Commercial Routers with internal switch [closed]

I often confuse "commercial" routers (which include switching, dhcp, firewall, etc. functionality) with "academic" routers (strictly layer 3). My question can be summed up in the following image: ...
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Why is Windows 7 not following all routes? [closed]

My computer is connected to my secondary router that's running the 192.168.42.0/24 network and my computer also has a route that directs anything on that network to the router, but for anything on ...
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Cisco configuration for public library internet

I'm a C/C++ computer programmer turned IT support guy working for a public library. My day is usually spent helping random grandparents learn how to use email, so my networking knowledge is limited ...
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ZyWALL 2 Plus firewall make NAS public [closed]

How can I configure so that I can have access to my NAS world wide ? I tried different options but none of the combinations went successfully. FROM WAN to LAN - allow any to a specific address from ...
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Wireless router country codes: what issues can these actually cause?

Running the network diagnostics tool on my Mac, I get a messaging about "Conflicting Country Codes" stating that: "A nearby wireless router has been detected which is identifying itself as ...
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Prevent RDP logon brute force in mikrotik router via winbox

Masters, I need help, how to config our router to block RDP brute force attacks I would like to set our router to only allow RDP connection from a specified country (our specified IP ranges), plus i ...
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Why Might My Office Network Have Two Routers? [closed]

I am no network admin. But I am the in-house IT guy for a small firm with, what appears to be, a fairly complex office network. The network has two routers, the first goes into the network through a ...
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Is there a simple solution to internal wifi access? [closed]

I'm sure many people have the same issue. Can this be solved easily with standard routers. We have a standard network with lots of PCs, switches and routers. Its a standard PC network with a simple ...
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cisco 2851 router: can't view switch ports

I want to setup vlans on a 2851, but I'm not sure how to access the switch ports. I can access or view them. Is there something I have to enable? I have some devices plugged into the switch ports and ...
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How do routers combine WAN and LAN traffic (packet data over wifi and ethernet)? [closed]

In my office, we have a leased line connection which is shared by some 20 users over wi-fi. This causes congestion on the router's end, resulting in slow speed due to high packet drops (and consequent ...
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HP MSR 30-10a Router - Route Traffic over Default Route

We have a brand new HP MSR 30-10a Router. We have a fairly simple routing situation - we have two IP blocks, one which has a route out. We need things on the first block to go through the router, and ...
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Changing from router DHCP to Server DHCP [closed]

I want to setup a Linux DHCP server instead of a router based DHCP. I'm guessing that I will need to turn off the router DHCP, but keep the router as the gateway. I think that the BCAST DHCP requests ...
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pptp client passthrough frtizbox 7390

I´m trying to connect vpn client pptp to remote server and it doesn´t work on my actual place. Here is fritzbox 7390. Vpn works because i tried before with the same laptop in another place. Thanks.
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BOOTP on Juniper 4200 stack works one one subnet, not another

I have a Juniper Stack that connects vlans 10,11 and 50. 10 is servers, 11 is desktops and 50 management. Bootp is redirecting DHCP requests to a AD box on 10.x just fine for 50 vlan, and worked well ...
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Reachability with OSPF on firewalled network

I'm trying to figure out how OSPF establishes routes when used on a network with firewalls. Say I have four routers (A, B, C, and D) and two firewalls (F1 and F2), arranged like so: (LocalA) A - F1 ...
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DNSMasq wildcard top level domain/suffix

I'm running DD-WRT on my router and I need to block certain websites and all their potential suffixes, is that possible or would I have to list them all out individually? What I have is this ...
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Juniper 802.3ad Link between Switch and Router 3x link issue

We have a live 20Gbps link between our switch and router and we are trying to add another 10Gbps link to the LAG, we've changed all the settings on both end to add the third interface to the LAG yet ...
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Configure DSL line with static IP addresses and PPPoE?

I have a business class DSL line with AT&T and I have assigned to me a set of 5 static IP addresses that I need to setup for use. The account was recently changed over from a Standard DSL line ...
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Wireless Clients unable to connect to internet

Our small office network consists of 2 windows 2008 servers, and 14 workstations (8 running windows 7 and 6 running windows xp) and 1 router(wired/wireless). The main server has DHCP, DNS, Active ...
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Linux server not receiving default IPv6 route over PPP link

I'm replacing a pfSense router in a remote office with a small linux device, running Debian. The router only has to handle very basic iptables / DHCP and VPN facilities. It is configured so that the ...
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Cisco Router Setup

I am helping a friend set up a network for his new business and am having issues setting up the router. I am by no means a network expert. He has a Cisco 2921 router and I have it set up as follows: ...
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Can a computer route IP trafic between two LAN if it is not configured as gateway? [closed]

Having two LAN, each one have its own gateway, DHCP and internet connexion LAN 1 - IPs: 192.168.0.0-255, Mask: 255.255.254.0, Gateway: 192.168.0.1 LAN 2 - IPs: 192.168.1.1-255, Mask: 255.255.254.0, ...
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ADSL Router - Access External IP internally

I have a problem when I'm doing an access using my DNS hosted at another server, which performs a redirect to my internal network. example: User attempting access to internal DNS: intranet.site.com: ...
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Uninstalled server 2008 now router won't handle DHCP

My set up is this. server behind router, router has a server and switch connected to it with multiple computers. router used to serve DHCP and DNS, a couple of days ago installed AD, DNS and DHCP on ...
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HP MSR20 Router VPN Questions

I have limited experience with routers, I was wondering if some offer some insight. I am considering deploying a series of HP MSR20 (or similar routers) at a number of satellite offices which have ...
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Forward DNS requests from router

I've got a server behind a router and I'm trying to use my server as my DNS and DHCP service. I have them configured correctly, and I can connect out through, but I cannot seem to get my router to ...
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Configuring Dialout with the Cisco 2500 router

I'm working on configuring dialout with a Cisco 2511 router and external modems. The end point is a dial-in server, which will create a ppp connection. I use this guide as a reference but it only work ...
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How to integrate a separate sub-network within a customer's existing LAN? [closed]

I work for a machine builder, and our system has it's own ethernet network (192.168.1.x) with a switch and a dozen devices, most of which have firmly established static IP addresses. For our next job ...
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Is possible in Router Load Balance TP-Link TL-R470T+ use always same WAN (WAN3) for specific port

It is possible that all the traffic that pass through the port 25, goes by the same WAN interface? My router is http://www.tp-link.us/products/details/?categoryid=&model=TL-R470T%2b
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Tell router to make traffic only over one special ip address [closed]

I have two routers. A - is connected to the internet B - is connected to A router's network A has some clients (notebooks, computers, printers, etc.). B has also some clients. B clients are not ...
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Client Router Causing Wireless Bridge Connectivity Issues [closed]

I have an issue that I can't seem to figure out on my own. Whenever I power on a client router, it causes connectivity issues with another router, which functions as a wireless bridge. The ...
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Linux - two subnets, one interface, one gateway - NAT the additional subnet

We currently have a few servers that all use the same LAN: Host1: eth0 10.0.0.1/24 Host2: eth0 10.0.0.2/24 Host3: eth0 10.0.0.3/24 Gateway: 10.0.0.254 We want to run some VMs (VirtualBox) on these ...
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forwarding of small and large packets: any difference?

When it comes to simple forwarding of packets (no errors being generated), are packets processed faster by routers when they are small as opposed to when they contain a large payload? Or do routers ...
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OpenVPN and DD-WRT [closed]

I am trying to setup a fresh dd-wrt router to work with OpenVpn. However, the OpenVpn I need to use has a automatically generated config file. That looks like: # Automatically generated OpenVPN ...
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Is grabbing multiple IP addresses from 1 link via a switch a good idea?

I need to connect several machines to the internet for work purposes. However, each workstation only has 1 LAN port. To get around this, I tried to connect a switch to the LAN port to "grab" multiple ...