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by Pippin
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Unable to ping to/from Linux box
Replies: 9
Views: 157

Re: Unable to ping to/from Linux box

Also, the router and both AP expose the same SSID if that matters. Many AP's can do client isolation (it can have different name), did you check that? Is there a firewall active on Mint? I would not suspect this because you can ping to WAN but you never know... To see, do: sudo iptables -S in termi...
by Pippin
Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: [SOLVED] Links within the forum fail
Replies: 19
Views: 458

Re: [SOLVED] Links within the forum fail

Maybe delete the login keys.
majpooper->user control panel->profile->manage remember me login keys
by Pippin
Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Unable to ping to/from Linux box
Replies: 9
Views: 157

Re: Unable to ping to/from Linux box

Is Mint part of the same network as the other machines?
Should have asked differently.

Do they all have an IP in the same network?
Like 192.168.1.x
by Pippin
Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Unable to ping to/from Linux box
Replies: 9
Views: 157

Re: Unable to ping to/from Linux box

I would suspect the AP's.
Client isolation?
by Pippin
Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: On bash terminal I keep getting UFW BLOCK on the ssh terminal display?
Replies: 2
Views: 57

Re: On bash terminal I keep getting UFW BLOCK on the ssh terminal display?

Edit your post to remove the DST=x.x.x.x address !!!

Make sure you use a SSH key to login.
Those SRC IP's are blacklisted.
by Pippin
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Unable to ping to/from Linux box
Replies: 9
Views: 157

Re: Unable to ping to/from Linux box

So it cannot ping other devices and other devices cannot ping it.

Can you ping 9.9.9.9?

Can you ping quad9.com?

Using a VPN on Mint?

Is Mint part of the same network as the other machines?

Wired, WiFi?
by Pippin
Mon Oct 19, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Opinion... VPN?
Replies: 5
Views: 130

Re: Opinion... VPN?

VPN has just about nothing to do with anonimity/privacy. It is meant to secure traffic between endpoints. https://schub.confused/blog/2019/04/08/very-precarious-narrative.html https://gist.github.com/joepie91/5a9909939e6ce7d09e29 https://vpnpro.com/blog/hidden-vpn-owners-unveiled-97-vpns-23-companies/
by Pippin
Tue Oct 13, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Goodbye
Replies: 17
Views: 737

Re: Goodbye

@Vladimir00 probably still reading here... ;)

I left one forum not too long ago.
Opened a topic that did not fit the believes of some that were registered long time and topic got deleted.

Long live GDPR ;)
by Pippin
Sun Oct 11, 2020 5:40 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: A number of sites are now complaining about firefox, why?
Replies: 12
Views: 435

Re: A number of sites are now complaining about firefox, why?

bob466 wrote:
Sat Oct 10, 2020 8:11 pm
Sounds like... User Agent Switcher is the problem.
.....
It was once a good add-on but not now...remove it...problem solved.
It's doing what it advertises.

Just add exception(s) to UAS if it has that option.
by Pippin
Fri Oct 09, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Linux use shrinks during Corona
Replies: 31
Views: 882

Re: Linux use shrinks during Corona

Lies, damned lies, and statistics.....
by Pippin
Fri Oct 02, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Linux based Windows
Replies: 43
Views: 1114

Re: Linux based Windows

Apple uses Nextstep based on BSD Unix.....

Edit:
I see it's called XNU now
by Pippin
Fri Sep 25, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] USB to LAN and vice versa
Replies: 5
Views: 156

Re: [SOLVED] USB to LAN and vice versa

Search for Active USB booster and DIY something together.

*Edited.
by Pippin
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Mic is recognised as headphones!
Replies: 15
Views: 251

Re: Mic is recognised as headphones!

Does that laptop have separate mic and headphone connector or does it have one connector for both?
by Pippin
Tue Sep 22, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint 19.3 connects to chilipepper.canonical.com
Replies: 2
Views: 75

Re: Linux Mint 19.3 connects to chilipepper.canonical.com

chilipepper.canonical.com is an NTP server.

Automatic update perhaps.....
by Pippin
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: I'm looking for a command to toggle backlight on/off
Replies: 2
Views: 99

Re: I'm looking for a command to toggle backlight on/off

Take a look at light:
https://github.com/haikarainen/light

I'm not on Mint anymore but i think it will be in repo.
by Pippin
Sat Sep 12, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Judge Judy
Replies: 21
Views: 657

Re: Judge Judy

It takes one to know one... :)
by Pippin
Tue Sep 08, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: laptop "walkabout" vs. fixed IP address
Replies: 6
Views: 333

Re: laptop "walkabout" vs. fixed IP address

Read here: https://www.computernetworkingnotes.com/ccna-study-guide/how-dhcp-works-explained-with-examples.html RFC's: https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2131 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2132 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dynamic_Host_Configuration_Protocol One can also use Wireshark to look at the p...

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