A static IP address is assigned to a device on a permanent basis. The IP address is not expected to change frequently or at all. This addressing method is commonly used for servers and other devices for which the address must be well-known.

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IP conflicts with a networked printer

I have 2 computers (Mac with OS 9 and a desktop PC (XP)) that both print to a networked printer (large Xerox Phaser 7700). The printer and the two computers are networked through an old ethernet ...
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Ubuntu Server with static VPN IP

I have a remote ubuntu server that connects to our company's VPN. Every time it connects it gets a dynamic IP. I need it to be static. The VPN assigning dynamic IPs is fine for all our road ...
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Ubuntu issues with IP

I'm having a really odd issue where ifconfig and my /etc/network/interfaces disagree. I have /etc/network/interfaces configured so eth0 has a static IP of 192.168.2.5; however, ifconfig says eth0's IP ...
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Windows 2003 Server Static IP resets to DHCP on reboot

I have a customer who has a Dell Server running Win 2003 R2 Server. This is an existing machine that we had setup with a static IP. Now they want to change it to another static IP. When they go and ...
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parked domain in static ip

we have a server with static ip . we need to park domain in this server .I hear we must install dns server| how to configure this. what windows server 2003 solution ? what ubuntu server solution ? ...
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Ubuntu server static IP from install

Ok, in ubuntu hardy, though I might need to do this in both intrepid and jaunty as well soon enough, so if the process is different, I'd love to know how to do it for each of those as well, how can ...
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Static IP issues [closed]

Ok, I know this is a simple question but I need to ask it... I have set up an Apache web server on my home network on a Ubuntu 8.04 Server Edition machine. I just have it working on my home network ...