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wake-on-lan (wol) a server with full-disk encryption

I have a server installed with zentyal 3.0.2 (based on ubuntu 12.04.2) with full-disk encryption. While I successfully send the WOL packet and turn on the server, the boot process does not complete ...
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Ubuntu: Multiple NICs, one used only for Wake-On-LAN

This is similar to some other questions, but I have a specific need which is not covered in the other questions. I have an Ubuntu server (11.10) with two NICs. One is built into the motherboard and ...
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Is it possible to wake a computer connected directly to its NIC?

If two computers are connected by ethernet directly (ie, with no router between them) can one computer wake the other using the magic packet? I ask because it's not working for me and I'm not getting ...
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Cannot enable WOL in Ubuntu using ethtool

I'm trying to build a linux box that will run without a monitor or keyboard, runs Ubuntu server, will go into suspend after a certain amount of time and is able to be woken up through network ...
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ethtool, WOL: What does “wake on physical activity” actually mean and (how) can I use it?

I fighting with the WOL settings of my Ubuntu box at the moment. The idea is to have an HTTP/SVN server to sleep while it's unused and wake up when it's accessed. So far, wake-on-LAN works and is ...
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Use wakeonlan by hostname rather than MAC/IP

I'm setting up a cluster and can wake up individual machines with the command wakeonlan -i 192.168.1.255 [MAC Address] I'd like to be able to do this by hostname instead of MAC, but the config ...
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Ubuntu wake-on-lan for Dell 4550?

I'm asking this question on behalf of a friend. I don't have access to this hardware, but I can contact my friend to get more info as required. Does anyone know how to get wake-on-lan to work on a ...
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automatically backing up data onto another pc

I have a machine running ubuntu server that I have set up to Wake on LAN I also have a few pc running Windows XP. What I want is to set it up so that every day or every time I log in or out, for an ...