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Slow LAN connection on one machine but not another

I am using the same ethernet cable on two different machines and getting two incredibly different results. The following tests were done on a Windows 7 desktop and a Linux laptop. On my laptop, ...
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Show a default page after connecting to WIFI LAN

I have the following setup at home: |--------------------| INTERNET ---- | GATEWAY COMPUTER | ----- WIRELESS ROUTER )))))) CLIENT 10.10.0.2 ...
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Use desktop as hotspot

I have a windows 7 desktop that is connected to the internet through wi-fi. I have a linux laptop that I want to share the internet with through a LAN able form my desktop to my laptop? HOw do I set ...
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wo network cards. How to setup one lan and one wan on server

I have a server with two NIC cards. Right now eth0 is connected to my router to my ISP. But i want to setup eth1 as my LAN so deliver an internet connection from the server to my laptop. How can i ...
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101 views

What is a straight forward way of sharing files over the LAN between Ubuntu and Windows [closed]

I have Ubuntu desktop in an old PC and I bought a new PC, pre-loaded with Windows 7. These are connected in a LAN. I am able to ssh to Ubuntu from Windows fine through putty. Over the years of use of ...
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openSUSE 12.3 KDE Lan networking

I've just installed openSUSE 12.3 on my PC and faced a problem I have a DSL connection with Tp-link Td-8811 modem. I configured my modem on PPPoE so it will connect to Internet automatically whenever ...
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DNS server using BIND9 for LAN [DEBIAN]

I am trying to configure LAN DNS server using BIND9 on DEBIAN. Context: network mask: 255.255.0.0, network IP: 10.1.xxx.xxx I own a public domain example.com, managed by external NS and my aim is to ...
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sending a pop-up message on a lan [duplicate]

I want to send messages over to other computers in LAN. I know of msg/net send on windows and smbclient in linux. However, they require changing some registry values before they can be utilized for ...
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Multiple network interfaces on Linux PC

I have a question related to multiple network interfaces on Linux PC. Suppose I have two connected network interfaces. Let us say that both network interfaces connect to LANs. Let us say one LAN ...
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No route to host after changing interface to static ip

I installed a Linux (Ubuntu) server inside my home LAN, initially it's automatically configured to use DHCP interface. I'm connecting to this server from another computer using that server's hostname. ...
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1answer
200 views

Running GUI applications available in the remote CLI based server in a local CentOS based machine

I have two machines connected in LAN. One with CentOS with GUI support (say that's local to me) and other a CLI based server. I would like to run applications available in the remote CLI based server ...
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The Internet connection on Debian breaks often, Internet connection is fine on Windows

I just set up a Debian machine to use as a web server. However, it would randomly lose Internet access for a while, then be fine a few minutes later. Other computers on the same network are fine. I ...
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How do i know if this is a WAN or LAN Ip? Using linux tools?

Some body gave me ip 10.120.5x.14x, someone else gave me 12.1.7.x someone else also gave me like 164.x.x.x or 81.x.x.x. Its very confusing sometimes was it WAN or LAN class IP's. So how can i use ...
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Best way to transfer files over a LAN between two Linux computers

I want to transfer files (a music folder) between two Linux computers. After searching for the best way to do this, I've seen that there are lots of ways of doing this. I know this has been asked a ...
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Screenshare daemon on lan?

I was thinking about getting a kiosk or two i thought since monitors are facing potential customers and we'll be behind a table i'd be hard to see if something gone wrong/needs our attention. It would ...
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Channelling processing power from Linux servers over a gigabit LAN to Macintosh system

As you may know Apple offers a program called Xgrid for sharing processing power between Macs. It also allows for easy clustering. Is there a way to channel processing power from Linux nodes over a ...
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Connection between two computers with Ubuntu 10.04 for transfer files

I have two computers: one is connected with router by wi-fi and another is connected with router by lan. How I can optimal organize connection between two computers with Ubuntu 10.04 for transfer ...
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If lan is connected?

I want to write a script and put it in /etc/rc.local so that if lan is connected then rfkill block all else nmcli con up id 'Network id' --nowait How should I write the if part and how should ...
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Why does a redirect from a local IP address assume localhost?

I am developing a web application on my desktop and it is running on port 80. I am able to access the application from my laptop connected to the LAN by entering my desktop's LAN IP address ...
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334 views

Computer as switch

I need to configure my computer as internet switch to pass DHCP packets and normal internet transfer from LAN to WiFi. Is it possible? --EDIT-- I've got Wireless network and one computer is ...
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2answers
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Unable to connect to wired internet connection using Ubuntu

Hello I am unable to connect to the Internet using a wired connection. I was able to use the wired network yesterday. But I had problems with the flash player, so had to reinstall Ubuntu again. I am ...
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is it possible to use a computers (would be) audio output as a stream?

I have two machines on a local area network (xp box and xubuntu box) and I want audio from both machines to be played from the same set of speakers. The problem is, the xubuntu machine doesn't have ...
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How to shut down a computer having a particular IP address?

If we have a collection of Windows and Linux computers on a LAN, is it possible to shutdown a computer having a specific IP address, using the Linux shell? Assume that I do not have ssh or telnet ...
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Video and LAN Cards are not recognized on Intel DG41RQ MB

My 32 bit Debian Etch with Etch-n-Half kernel 2.6.24 and Etch-n-half video driver xserver-xorg-video-intel 2.2.1-1~etchnhalf2 does not recognize my on-board LAN and Video. I can work only with VESA ...
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what is the best way to transfer games from a linux server to a lan of windowsXP [on hold]

samba service on linux and.. copy folder? keep games as .rar at samba and extract them on the fly? rsync daemon at the server? ftp them from the server? anyone has any benchmarks or previous ...