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PPTP server not functioning (or set up) correctly

I've set up a PPTP server on Ubuntu Sever 14.04. I need to allow a foreign client to access the LAN, but NOT attempt to use my internet connection. When connecting to the VPN the client loses internet ...
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Set up a website on my internal network and access it with a domain name instead of IP

I have a small local network, with the following devices: a Belkin n150 router (older generation), a Dell laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (GNU-Linux 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64) as my server, and another ...
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Connecting a PC and Webserver without router

I Have a Small Ubuntu Web Server setup on a device and know that it works as I use it to develop locally. I want to connect it to my laptop, withought using a router between it and my pc -> a single ...
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Run Python program to use all available memory in a LAN cluster

I have access to 20 LAN connected computers each running Ubuntu 12.04 lts(SSH installed and password less authentication enabled). Each of the computer has 2 GB RAM. I am running a python program that ...
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File sharing over a network using samba in ubuntu 12.04 desktop

I got a problem with filesharing. My goal is to share a file in one source address. Example: \\192.168.1.1 is the souce address of file sharing and all of the PC's that are connected to the LAN will ...
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How to use sage math notebook server using LAN?

I am using sage-5.12-linux-64bit-ubuntu_12.04.3_lts-x86_64-Linux in ubuntu 12.04 lts installed in a desktop. I want to run sagemath server in the desktop and want to access the notebook server from my ...
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What device to use to share LAN's internet?

See what I want to do:- In my department, my boss's desktop is connected to department's LAN via cable wire by which he also surfs internet. Whenever I too have to use internet, I pull out LAN wire ...
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smbclent send message Windows User

I am trying to send a message to a Windows User from a Ubuntu User on the same LAN subnet. I can see the user's computer and PING IT from Ubuntu. cat mymessage.txt | smbclient M BRIDGE2 Error: ...
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netstat multiple local addresses - connections from other PC in LAN to Internet

Running netstat on my Ubuntu 12.04 in a LAN reveals entries like this: Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address Foreign Address State tcp 0 0 ...
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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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LAN members Ubuntu machines can't see each other

I have LAN with three ubuntu 12.04 machines. Everyone see only itself and router: nmap -v -sP 192.168.1.2/24 | grep -v "host down" Nmap scan report for D-link.HomeGateway (192.168.1.1) Host is up ...
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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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How to set up a home web server with Ubuntu and Windows 7?

How do I set up a local home server that will also be used as a web server? I have an old desktop with Ubuntu 12.10 and wish for this to be used as my central web and local server. I also have ...
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IP allocation status

I am on a Lan network so i was wondering if their is any way to know how many IP's have been allocated and how many IP's are free on the network via Terminal commands ? I am running Ubuntu OS. Thank ...
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How to connect to MySQL server in LAN?

Here is the technical description. My laptop's config: IP Adress:192.168.2.5 MySQL Server 5.0 on port 3306 Operating System: Ubuntu The database is in this machine My friend's laptop config: ...
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Windows/Mac client compatible with Empathy's “People Nearby” function

In Empathy (the Ubuntu IM program) you can talk to other people on your LAN with the "People nearby" function. I'd like to use this at work, but the other PC's there are mostly Windows, and some ...
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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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Computers can't find each other on LAN with Avahi

I have two computers plugged into a Comcast router. One is running Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop, the other, Ubuntu 10.10 Server. Both have Avahi installed and running. However, when I run avahi-browse, each ...
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How to establish connection to another pc using wired Lan on Ubuntu 10.04

I have tried changing inet address on eth0 after attaching to wired Lan. I manage to ping myself.But when I ping another PC, i get destination host unreachable message. Please help. I have tried so ...
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311 views

Why can't my machine connect to the Internet?

I have a self-built desktop running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. It is connected by an Ethernet cable (not wireless!) to a Apple Time Capsule (identical to an Airport Extreme). The Time Capsule has an ...
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Getting the local IP address in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I am trying to get my locally assigned IP address from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with ifconfig and what I'm getting is my external IP address (in other words, it's the same IP I see on whatismyip.com) When ...
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Dropbox sync across LAN - Windows 7 and Ubuntu

I've got Dropbox installed on both my Windows 7 machine and my Ubuntu machine. I've got "Enable LAN sync" ticked on both. However it doesn't seem to be syncing via the LAN. Is it possible to sync ...