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How to log Internet connection drops

I need to execute a script as soon as my raspberry pi gets connected to the Internet. However I was wondering if there was a better way than just pinging Google every minute or so. My problem is that ...
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Why doesn't FTP work through my ssh tunnel?

Computer A (assumed that ip is 44.44.44.44)can ftp the host 130.89.148.12. ftp 130.89.148.12 Connected to 130.89.148.12. 220 ftp.debian.org FTP server Name (130.89.148.12:debian8): anonymous 331 ...
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OpenVPN to access restriced pages

I am looking for a method to go out with different ip in order to access some sites that are blocked by my local provider(I need to write scripts to retrieve data from thos pages).On ...
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How to get my own IP address and save it to a variable in a shell script?

How can I get my own IP address and save it to a variable in a shell script?
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How to find MAC or IP address of a device connected to the same Ethernet bridge?

I have the following topology: DeviceX ------ | DeviceX bridge with two Ethernet cards (created with bridge-utils) ---------------- router | ...
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Nothing happens when trying to add/set default gateway

I'm connected to a network using VPN (Managed byt NetworkManager, Fedora 23), and I want to route all traffica via the VPN network. But for some reason nothing happens when I run ip route add or ip ...
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Bash: Permission denied when trying to echo data directly to Network

I am trying to send characters directly to the network stack as explained in this thread. Even when the process work OK under CygWin (Windows), the same lines do fail on Ubuntu v14.04: ...
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Telnetting the local port working but trying with ip not working

My question is similar but opposite to to Telnetting the Local port not working but trying the ip working For me, telnet to the local port works but trying with IP does not work :( I am running ...
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How can I tell which IP address is used to connect to another machine?

I have several computers that are multi-homed, and have different static IP addresses for each of several network connections. How can I tell which of these IP addresses is used when I'm connecting to ...
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Two Virtualbox systems with same IP address

I need to test an issue with nfs so I spun up a couple of VirtualBox VM's on my system. One is RHEL7, another CentOS7. Each has a unique MAC address when viewing settings> network. Both VM's boot ...
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server can't find xxx.xx.xxx.192.in-addr.arpa:NXDOMAIN

$ORIGIN xx.xxx.192.in-addr.arpa. $TTL 86400 @ IN SOA dns1.testserver.com. hostmaster.testserver.com. ( 2001062501 ;serial 21600 ;refresh after 6 hour 3600 ;retry after 1 hour 604800 ;expire ...
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ICMP gives host an impossible redirect

I am having trouble with forwarding on a system which hosts a few headless VirtualBox VMs. I have not changed anything but the configuration has stopped working. The VMs have IP addresses on their own ...
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Validating IP addresses (IPv4 and IPv6)

Quite simply I'd like to verify that a string represents a valid IP address in a bash script. I think like many others I've fallen into the pitfall of trying to do this with a regular expression; ...
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iptables: No chain/target/match by that name - adding SSH ATTACK rule

I have a problem with adding rule against brute-force SSH attacks. I try to do it in the following way: iptables -F iptables -L iptables -N SSHATTACK iptables -A SSHATTACK -j LOG --log-prefix ...
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Find IP owners from apache log file

I have the top 10 IPs making the most requests and the number of requests made from Apache log file example. I used this bash command to handle a request: cat access_log|cut -d' ' -f1|uniq -c|sort ...
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FreeBSD: adding ip alias to interface breaks network on primary ip

I am trying to add an alias to my network card (I would like to use jails) on my FreeBSD box. It is running version 10.2-RELEASE-p7 (generic amd64 kernel). The machine is running in a Hyper-V virtual ...
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Not permitted to add eth0 to bond0

I'm trying to add an interface to my bond0 but I always get the error. sudo ip link set dev eth0 master bond0 RTNETLINK answers: Operation not permitted I already tried it with sudo and with ...
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ip link add gives me an error that it's not supported

I would like to set up a bridge with iproute2 like this: Adding bridge : ip link add name br0 type bridge Bringing bridge UP : ip link set dev br0 up Adding interface to bridge : ip link set dev eth1 ...
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What is kernel ip forwarding?

I have seen on many blogs, using this command to enable IP forwarding while using many network security/sniffing tools on linux echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward Can anyone explain me in ...
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Arithmetic on variable containing ip address

I've got variable network="198.168.1.x" # for ex. 198.168.1.254 I want to create new variables: next_serv="198.168.1.(x-1)" # for ex. 198.168.1.253 max_host="198.168.1.(x-2)" # for ex. ...
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Grepping and sedding IP from ip addr show

I'm trying to get just the local IP of my Arch VM. I've managed to get just the line containing what I want with grep, but I also want to trim it down with sed. inet <<192.168.0.16>>/24 ...
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Zookeeper DNS name problems with leader elections when migrating from Windows to Debian

I am migrating a kafka/zookeeper cluster on Windows to Debian wheezy. Java version: 1.7.0_80 Debian version: 7.9 Zookeeper version: 3.3.5+dfsg1-2 0 Kafka version: 2.10-0.8.2.1 If I configure ...
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How do you interpret these routes? or more or more specifically, what is scope link?

I don't understand completely what these routes mean: [root@samplehost ~]# ip route show ...#default route here 10.68.172.0/24 dev eno33557248 proto kernel scope link src 10.68.172.20 ...
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Use two NICs for different subnets

In my office I have use a system with two network cards. I want to use both at same time. I have four subnets in my LAN. I want to route two subnets (192.168.2.0 and 192.168.4.0) through eth0 and ...
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Which ip is used when two net cards all can be used?

There are two net cards in used status in my pc. ifconfig eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr e0:3f:49:57:4b:d1 inet addr:192.168.1.3 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 ...
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Adding route entries to the routing table

I have a device that has a default IP address of 10.1.1.102 with netmask 255.255.255.0. Rather than changing it, I tried to add a routing entry to my routing table using route add. sudo route add ...
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Unable to ping gateway & other Linux boxes on same network

I'm somewhat new to Linux, but I'm trying to network a few Linux machines. I can't seem to be able ping the gateway or the other Linux machines. My scenario: I have a few Linux boxes set up on a ...
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Show netmask using ip tool

I would like to know how to get the mask of a network interface. With ifconfig it is very simple, but I have to use the ip tool, and ip addr show is not showing me what I want. Here is an example ...
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Translate from IPv4 to IPv6 and backwards

I have the following situation: Two computers, one running Debian, the other one Ubuntu. The first one is connected to the internet via an interface which somehow only allows IPv6-connections, and ...
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ip-tunnel: “Tunneling with a fixed ttl always makes pmtu discovery” - why?

The manual page for ip-tunnel says: ...fixed ttl is incompatible with [no PMTU discovery] option: tunneling with a fixed ttl always makes pmtu discovery. What is the reason for this? I do not see ...
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How to force dhcpcd to forget an old static address after editing dhcpcd.conf?

How can I force dhcpcd to forget a previously configured static address after setting a new one in /etc/dhcpcd.conf? I changed: static ip_address=192.168.1.1/24 to static ...
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Virtual Box guest on different subnet than host

I currently have my Debian VM using NAT and it is on subnet 10.0.2.x where my host is on 192.168.0.x how can I get my guest on the same subnet as my host? Host: Ethernet adapter VirtualBox ...
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How safe is it to change the Linux Ephemeral Port range

I see the following ephemeral port range on my Linux box. sysctl net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range = 32768 61000 I want to extend the port range to start from around ...
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linux to linux IP MASQUERADING failed (can't ping ip server)

I'm new in linux, i'm trying to IP MASQ. So the diagram is like linux A is connected to HUB and Internet, and linux B is connected only to HUB. In linux A i have eth1 (10.10.10.5) and eth0 ...
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How do you add a virtual network IP address from the kernel command-line?

I would like to add a virtual IP address, something you normal do with: ifconfig eth0:0 192.168.1.1 (or via /etc/network/interfaces). But, I'd like to do it from the kernel command-line, which has ...
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Any potential problems when configure multiple NIC for isolated networks to have same subnet?

System I have an ARM Linux (kernel 3.17) for field use and it has multiple NIC, say eth0, eth1, and wlan0. On the left side, I need to use a PC0 to configure the ARM Linux so that it can change it's ...
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Forwarding traffic coming from SSH tunnel to VPN tunnel on a Linux device

I want to route network traffic that comes from one end of an ssh tunnel (constructed by ssh dynamic port-forwarding) into one end of a VPN tunnel. Given four Linux devices A, B, C and D, for ...
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Why are `netmask`, `network`, `gateway` and `dns-nameservers` needed for setting up a static IP?

When setting up a static IP, you need to change /etc/network/interfaces to: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 10.253.0.50 netmask 255.255.255.0 network 10.253.0.0 gateway ...
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Letting a device access the Internet through an Ethernet port via a laptop [duplicate]

I have Internet access to my laptop, over Wi-Fi. I have connected a device with an Ethernet port (with an Ethernet cable from my laptop to the device), and set up a local area network between the two, ...
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SSH: shell opened in IP namespace

I'm trying to force users logging in through SSH to have a shell inside IP namespace. I've tried replacing the shell in /etc/passwd with something like ip netns exec sshns /bin/bash but it didn't ...
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Connect to offline network on second interface

I have an offline router I'm using to connect a remote wireless device. The router cannot be configured as an access point, or I would just use it to extend the range of my existing WLAN and use the ...
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On switching from NAT to bridge, have network issues in kali 2.0

Found few similar questions but none of them are answered so re-asking a similar question. I have a vmware 12, have kali 2.0 latest installed. First I try on NAT it works great but when i switch to ...
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My wlan1 shows 2 different ip-addresses

I have a raspberry pi which I'd like to use as a router and access point. I have a working eth0 connection and a working wlan0 connection. However, something is wrong with my wlan1. I noticed the ...
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conntrack -E - traffic counter reporting

I'm currently in the process of writing small solution which would continuously receive output from conntrack -E command and along with some other stats, it would count/monitor traffic. The only ...
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Is Traffic control inside namespace on ports created by OpenvSwitch supported?

I am trying to limit the bandwidth of an interface inside a namespace using tc without much success. Seems it's not supported according to ...
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Get IP Address of Main Interface in Ubuntu and Mac

I need to write a script that gets the IP address of the interface that is used for unknown routes (e.g. where 0.0.0.0/0 is routed through) That script should work on Ubuntu, Debian, Arch and Mac OS ...
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What's the use for the special ipv6 addresses in /etc/hosts?

I have the following block in my /etc/hosts: # The following lines are desirable for IPv6 capable hosts ::1 localhost ip6-localhost ip6-loopback fe00::0 ip6-localnet ff00::0 ip6-mcastprefix ...
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Fedora17 ip forwarding issue

I am trying to setup a hostapd in Fedora17. I have configured both hostapd and dhcpd .. Now, the client is also getting IP address, but i am not able to configure iptables correctly to enable NAT and ...
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Check whether an IP belongs to a specific range

I have a log file that lists whitelisted IP ranges in this manner: "217.29.0.0-217.29.255.255", "204.12.0.0-204.12.255.255", "198.54.223.0-198.54.223.255", I am also working on a bash script which, ...
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Set Static IP in CentOS 6.4?

Most guides seem to revolve around modifying ifcfg-eth0, which doesn't exist on my system.. [root@Azaz07]# vi /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 [root@Azaz07]# ls ...