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How can I get Internet for my android virtual machine running in ubuntu behind proxy server

I am currently using Ubuntu 12.04 as my host .I have to set proxy address in my office network to access internet and I would like to set proxy address and port in my virtual box to run android.I have ...
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Connecting tata photon in X window manager using command line in ubuntu

Due to some reason I had to shift from Gnome to the basic X window manager. So here on the desktop nothing appears (no launcher, no menu bar but only shows the icons of desktop folder) but we can open ...
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What is a 1GBps port speed?

I have a question about a way I can measure download speed of my server in my case. Basically I have a dedicated server at Namecheap and I purchased the 1GBps port speed. (Not to advertize). But when ...
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can't acces virtual machine after plugging ethernet cable

I have virtualbox installed.My os is ubuntu 13.10. I configured a host only network at 192.168.56.1 I have 2 machines the first 192.168.56.20 the other 192.168.56.21. Everything worked fine before I ...
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View connection messages [closed]

I'm investigating some bugs on a Android Application, that uses a Third-party plugin. I need to view all connections messages between this plugin and a server. There is some way to list all send ...
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ubuntu server static IP and network connection problems

I have a Motorola SURFboard SBG901 Wireless Cable Modem Gateway (SBG901), (note this product is a router and modem). I have a cable line coming from Time Warner plugged into this product. I then ...
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Internet Connection VMWare Player 6

I am trying to connect to the internet using a Windows 8.1 Host and a Ubuntu 12 LTS Guest in VMWare Player 6. The internet in the VM is fine if I am hardlined in (its a laptop), but when I go to ...
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Modem Network Disconnected

I have Ubuntu 12.10 operating system on my laptop and I use a Reliance 3G modem (ZTE MF 190). When I use Tata Docomo sim to connect to the internet, it seldom gets connected and after some time it ...
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Access LAN behind router (from internet port) with WGR614? [Unable to access LAN from PC with Internet connection.]

I have a desktop, 3 laptops, and a mobile. I want to able able to connect to one another with my Netgear WGR614. My desktop has internet via 3G, that I'd like to share with other nodes. I'm able to do ...
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Google Chrome on Ubuntu won't load some sites

I just installed Ubuntu on an external hard drive, and everything is working perfectly. Only Chrome won't load some sites (Google, Facebook, or Twitter), however it can load every single other site. ...
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Proper Linux-based internet usage monitor

Anyone knows a Linux-based internet usage monitor that is decent, and up to date? I found an up to date one, Download Monitor, but that's tied up to Ubuntu Unity App. I found an up to date doc, ...
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Not able to connect to internet on Ubuntu

I have a dual boot on my PC. I can access Internet through Windows but cannot do it through Ubuntu. I was able to connect to Internet on both OSses until some days ago, when my brother reset my ...
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Can not browse wifi network

I use Ubuntu 13.04 Linux operating system and when I connect the wireless network in my home, my phone (android) or other devices can not browse, but when I disconnect my computer from wireless ...
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What is the reason of this Internet Connection Failure on Linux and VirtualBox

I installed Ubuntu linux distribution 10.04 on VirtualBox 4.2.12. The host os is windows 7. Now I want to do connect use wget. But the result is like: wget www.google.com Resolving www.google.com... ...
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41 views

is it possible to connect to internet from one remote system

I have a query to know if it is possible to get connected to internet from a remote system . This means that suppose there are three computers A,B,C. the system A is connected to internet(lets say via ...
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Ubuntu can't connect to internet

Ubuntu is unable to connect to internet, both live CD and installed Ubuntu can't connect to network. The system sees the Ethernet interface from the look of ifconfig output: *eth0 Link ...
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100 views

Ping to an IP address received using connection sharing

I am currently having a raspberry pi that has been set-up to receive an IP address using Internet Connection Sharing with a laptop running Ubuntu Quental. In this set-up, the Raspberry Pi is connected ...
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What to do before connecting Ubuntu Server to the internet for the first time?

I just finished installing Ubuntu Server 12.10 on an Asus Eee PC 1000H (to be used as a home server/sandbox) from USB. I installed this software during installation: OpenSSH server LAMP server Samba ...
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Vmware: guest (Ubuntu) can't access internet through host (XP)

I have been using Google to find a solution as to why guest (ubuntu) can't access internet. Host system is Windows XP. None of the solution didn't work for me. Solutions that worked for others: 1. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 terminal has no internet proxy server

Okay so my problem is that i got internet in browser but terminal has no internet access. Maybe i lack of configuration of terminal. I'm using proxy that is auto configure in company network.
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How to make ubuntu server accesible from internet?

Ok, I have set up the php and apache and all that. And I can access the website from other LAN pcs, I can SSH into it from lan, and I can use FTP clients. Now I wan to make it available to internet. ...
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956 views

How can I automate a root command after (not during) startup?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, but I need to run the following command: sudo dhclient after startup to acquire a stable ethernet connection. I am running dhclient during startup already, through the ...
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699 views

Android Internet connectivity

I've recently downloaded Android x86 (Android 4.0) and installed it in VirtualBox using using android-x86-4.0-RC1-eeepc.iso. Everything is working fine except the Internet connection. I've tried ...
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Ubuntu tool for showing internet traffic for each process [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to find out what application using most of bandwidth in Linux? Is there any Linux tool that shows each process usage of internet bandwidth such as : ...
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Internet connection is so bad on my linux mint, but good on windows 7 and windows xp and on mobile, why?

I dual booted my xp, installing linux mint, My connection is so bad on my linux mint, but good on windows 7 and windows xp and on mobile. speedtest.net results on my linux mint 12 Ping: 200ms ...
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352 views

Slow internet on one computer (Ubuntu) but not the other (Windows 7)

I've been having a problem for the past week or so regarding my internet connection. I have a 10MB/s virginmedia broadband that's really fast when I'm the only one to use it (with an Linux machine). ...
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Wireless won't work on Xubuntu 11.10, but worked with live CD

I just installed Xubuntu 11.10 on my system and wireless doesn't work. The wireless card worked perfectly on Ubuntu 11.10 and on the live CD version of Xubuntu 11.10. As soon as I installed Xubuntu ...
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209 views

How do I block url in Ubuntu internet shared connection?

Basically I want to administrate the internet shared connection that I make in Ubuntu 10.4. Anyone knows how? I turn on a Firewall but only blocks certain applications.
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247 views

Server Not Found error on some servers

I'm using Windows 7 64-bit and Ubuntu . My hosts file is empty. I'm using Firefox and Internet Explorer. When I tried to visit some sites I get a Server Not Found error. If I refresh the page a few ...
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537 views

How can I make the browser automatically do some operations (such as refresh the webpage every a few minutes)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the easiest way to make your browser refresh a page every say, 5 seconds? How can I run a web page in task scheduler every day? Are there some ways to make the ...
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1answer
659 views

Automate 24 online internet authentication

I have recently switched to new ISP named Beam. It always asks for username and password at every system restart and also in the middle of the browsing sometimes. I already have a latest router ...
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1answer
296 views

Intermittent Internet With Ubuntu Natty

I'm having a bit of Internet trouble with a fresh install of Ubuntu Natty and I haven't been able to track down the problem. I have my desktop running over a wireless network, which connects without ...
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Can't access the Internet in VMware Workstation

I'm using VMware 7.1.2 in Windows 7 with Ubuntu 11.04 as a guest OS. In the host OS (Windows 7), I can access the Internet without any problems but in the virtual machine I can't access the Internet. ...
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Sharing Internet connection via ssh

I have desktop and two laptops with Ubuntu. Normally, internet is shared via router with one port for PPP to provider and four for computers. But router broke and now it works only as switch. So, if I ...
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1answer
697 views

Connecting internet, Android, Ubuntu and Xbox360

I want to connect an Xbox 360 to the Internet, via a Ubuntu 10.4 laptop that receives its Internet connection through a USB-connected Android 2.2 phone. Xbox 360 <-- Ethernet --> Laptop <-- ...
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Surfing remote from another computer

My University doesn't let me browse their article database if I am not behind their firewall. But I want to read some papers while not at home. So I want to find some way of remote browsing. My ...
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Update manager cannot connect to internet in Ubuntu 10.10

Update manager and software center fail to update/install due to network connection error. Synaptic can connect, so can web browser and mail application. I am using a proxy to connect to the ...
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432 views

Secure Browsing, how [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to browse safely? What's the best way to browse "suspicious" sites safely. I know Firefox used to be "the thing", but now I don't think it is (IMHO). What I'm ...
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Ubuntu no internet connection

For some reason, Ubuntu 10.04 thinks I do not have a connection to the internet, when yesterday I did. I have Windows XP installed via dual OS boot, and the internet connection works perfectly. ...
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Why my router alows to connect to the internet only after plugging the cord to laptop?

I'm using Ubuntu 10.10. I have D-link dir-320 wireless router. When I turn on my laptop Lenovo G555, I'm trying to connect to router by it's usually unsuccessful. But if I'll pull the ethernet cord ...
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Why urllib2 doesn't work for me?

I have installed 3 different python script on my ubuntu 10.04 32 bit machine with python 2.6.5. All of these use the urllib2 and I always get this error: urllib2.URLError: Why ? Examples: ...
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How can I determine the origin of a downloaded file?

Is there a way to determine what the original source or link was for a previously downloaded file, other than using the browser's download history?
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1answer
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Ubuntu: Sharing internet connection via ad-hoc

I have a laptop with Ubuntu and connected to internet through cable. I want to set up an ad-hoc network to share the internet connection via wi-fi. The other computer runs on Windows Vista. I managed ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid erratic Internet connection

I have a clean install of Ubuntu 10.04 plugged into our office LAN. Everything works fine except the Internet connection. I can open a couple of Internet pages then my browser starts "waiting" for any ...
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How can I block all internet access on Ubuntu?

I want to stop being able to access the internet during my working day. Is there any tool that I can use to disable internet connectivity for a specified period of time? I'm using Ubuntu 10.04
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Ubuntu 10.04 No internet

I have Ubuntu 10.04 dual booted with Windows Vista on a work Lenovo R61 laptop. The home and work wireless connection were working fine. I lost all internet connection at work. The IT guy clearly knew ...
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Internet radio on Ubuntu

Has anyone installed an internet radio client on Linux? I am trying to install a couple of them like gst123 and istreamer, but no breakthrough yet.
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Share Internet via Ethernet from Mac OSX to Ubuntu (10.04)?

Anyone know how to share an Internet connection over Ethernet, from Mac OSX to Ubuntu (Lucid Lynx 10.04)? EDIT Mac receives Internet access via Airport (Wireless). I don't need any Mac-Ubuntu file ...
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Ubuntu Karmic - Net connection unusually laggy

I've just installed Ubuntu 9.10 and fired up Firefox, what I have noticed is that the Internet is slower than it is with the other machines that I have with identical connection. In particular, it ...
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Linux on Sony Vaio VPCEB1S1E

I bought Sony Vaio VPCEB1S1E and I was able to surf on net. Then I tried to install Ubuntu 9.04 and Linux Mint on it but neither allows me an access to the Internet. How can I configure Mint so that I ...