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Wireless Network Interface name changes sometime after reboot

On my arch linux machine,for some reason the interface name of my wirless network device sometimes changes from "wlp2s0" to "wlan0". I then have to setup my network manually or restart the computer. ...
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Arch Linux - DHCP - Can someone diagnose this?

Arch Linux Wifi Connection Issues I am currently in the process of trying to install Arch i686 on an Acer Aspire One 532h (32 bit). At this point I am still in the LiveCD environment and setting up ...
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What's the static IP address, subnet mask, etc, for VMware Player

I'm trying to set up Arch Linux in VMware player. I set up the player so that it automatically connected the guest to the internet, and it worked (I could download the packages needed for install, ...
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Arch Linux unknown wireless card

I am currently working on an Arch linux build. I am using the 4-1-14 version from a compact disc, which I downloaded from the torrent magnet and verified after burning. I am going to need to use ...
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pppd failing to reconnect after power outage

The overall problem is that since a power outage, I have not been able to re-establish my connection to my ISP via my router machine (which runs Arch). The expanded problem is that pppd (via netcfg, ...
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Arch Linux installation error

I'm trying to install Arch Linux, and have successfully connected to the internet via wifi. I'm also able to ping servers, but when trying to install the base system from pacstrap /mnt base, I'm ...
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Accessing virtual machine server from the internet

I am currently trying to set up my own server at home. I don't have a lot of hardware so I installed a Linux virtual machine using VirtualBox on a Windows 7. It runs Arch Linux as an OS and Nginx for ...
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OpenVPN server issues

I am unable to connect to my OpenVPN server running on latest ArchLinux version, the port seems open if I scan from the outside, so im pretty sure its correctly forwarded, however the client displays ...
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hostapd pptp sharing on archlinux

I have a problem. I'm trying to share internet over wifi, but i cannot create bridge interface between ppp0 and wlp8s0. I've tried using NAT, but I cannot configure iptables. Help me please. P.S. I'm ...
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Setting up ArchLinux in Hyper-V - no ethernet

I'm a complete beginner to Linux and want to learn the environment. While trying to install Arch-Linux on a Hyper-V box using this tutorial, I hit an early obstacle with Ethernet: it doesn't seem to ...
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Arch Linux Network disabling itself

I'm running arch on my Laptop. A few days ago the cable network stopped working. In the network settings of gnome it only shows the MAC address and when I set the switch to on it changes back to of a ...
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Linux Wi-Fi disconnects instantly?

I've gotten NetworkManager installed on Arch, and it seemed to be working. But all of a sudden, when I boot, the Wi-Fi connects for all of 5 seconds, then stops working, then NetworkManager says it's ...
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Use wireless connection of Windows 7 in VirtualBox with ArchBang

I'm trying use my wireless connection (windows 7) in my virtualbox (archbang), but I can't do that. Obs.: I don't want connect in wireless, I want the windows connection in archbang. I try: ...
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Is my VPN tunnel connected? Is my traffic going via the VPN tunnel? How do i verify this?

From RHEL i have to connect VPN server and reach that target PC1. Till now it was possible to make the VPN interconnect but 10.0.0.108 cant ping 10.109.0.200. Variables: ME WAN IP: 8.8.8.8 (Amazon ...
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Hard blocked wifi - Lenovo IdeaPad y570 arch linux

I have a problem with setting up my wireless connection. Recently I have installed Arch Linux on my machine without setting wireless at all (I used wired connection). Now, I want to configure my ...
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How can I run a command at successful ethernet connect in Arch?

I have a Raspberry Pi running ArchARM, and would like to make a reverse SSH tunnel as soon as it connects to the network via ethernet. I made an executable (+x) shell script in /usr/bin, and would ...
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Two networks, one local, one internet

I am doing some development on a raspberry pi, running arch linux on both the pi and my desktop. After having horrible connection problems with using just wireless (I live in an apartment complex ...
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ArchLinux problems with wireless

I recently followed this tutorial on installing arch-linux. During that tutorial and connected to a wireless network (WPA2+PSK) through my linksys wireless adapter (WUSB54GR) using the 'wifi-menu' ...
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Arch: no network after recent update

I have updated my Arch system few days ago and since then i lost my network access. Network-manager-applet says "interface eth0 is down". From "dmesg" i have this: systemd[1]: Cannot add dependency ...
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Easy way to get mac address of network card

I use a lot of scripts that involve the Mac addresses of my network cards. Is there a file I can read or a command that I can use to JUST get the Mac address? I don't want any headers or anything, ...
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Create a home virtual network

I can't seem to get answers to this question. I want to setup up 2-3 computers in my house to run Linux based virtual machines fed from my dedicated Arch Linux server. I need them to have full sound ...
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How to make NetworkManager work without ConsoleKit

I reinstalled Arch half a month ago. I found that the Consolekit is no longer available in newer versions. Previously I use consolekit to configure my Networkmanger, but I didn't know how to solve ...
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Ping isn't acting accurate?

I've been trying to diagnose some latency issues with my internet connection. I've been lagging out of online video games and such, which of course could be their server's fault. So, I've been ...
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Configuring two interfaces with netcfg in VM (VirtualBox)

I am using netcfg to configure two interfaces in my archlinux VM. In VirtualBox I have set two active interfaces. The first (eth0) is the NAT interface to provide the VM with Internet access. The ...
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ArchLinux Xfce4 - NetworkManager keeps asking for password

I've recently installed ArchLinux with Xfce4 and NetworkManager on an Eeepc 1005HA. NetworkManager is mostly fine - it auto-connects to ethernet and will auto-connect for wifi too if the connection is ...
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Is there anything that can be done to make X forwarding over LAN less painful?

I have two *nix machines that I like to remotely do graphical things sometimes with. One of those machines is my Arch Linux media server, and another is my OpenBSD router/general server. My current ...
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ArchLinux: Missing `eth0` after following tutorial

I've had my machine running with ArchLinux for the past 4 months working great. I wanted to make my own custom Arch ISO following this tutorial: ...
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setup network/internet connection to install xorg

I have installed ArchLinux (everything by default) in VMware. I want to connetct to the internet so I can install xorg and other packages. Here is what I tryed: ip addr add 192.168.0.23/255.255.255.0 ...
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Arch Linux: eth0 no carrier - network fails at boot

The problem My computer is connected to a network where dhcp is required. So my network configuration in /etc/rc.conf looks like interface=eth0 address= netmask= broadcast= gateway= My deamons are ...
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How to get my virtual machine (VirtualBox) accessible on a company network?

I created an Arch Linux VM guest using VirtualBox on my Windows desktop at work. I'm planning to use it for Django development because there are no Unix machines available to use as a workstation at ...
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Arch Linux - can't browse the internet

I open firefox and it loads google, then i try and load any site i tried bing and msn and any other website i might load but they just dont open, I'm using Arch Linux. i pinged bing.com and it returns ...