How to transform Windows 7 in a "network router"?view story

http://serverfault.com – I want to have more control about my home network. Actually it is formed by 2 Win7 PCs + 1 WinXP PC + 1 ADSL Router. The ADSL Router built in software gives low control about the network. (HowTos)

how to configure pppd to create ppp1 instead "ppp next"view story

https://www.centos.org – /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ppp1 USERCTL=yesBOOTPROTO=dialupNAME=DSLppp1DEVICE=ppp1TYPE=xDSLONBOOT=yesPIDFILE=/var/run/pppoe-adsl.pidFIREWAL... [by borispr] (Distributions)

BitTorrent ration - how does it work?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, when I just purged and reinstalled my Torrent client due to configuration issues, the program still knew what U/D ratio I had before purging. Also, I read that individual trackers also keep a record of a user's history, which seems likely as my client takes some time to report it to them when closing. Thus, I am wondering how this statistic is kept. (HowTos)

ADSL modem/router firewall blocking legitimate traffic?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello :-) Why might an ADSL modem/router block packets originating from the LAN? I used http://www.whatsmyip.org/ports/ to test 1194 port forwarding on my router. UDP 1194 is the default OpenVPN port; the server running OpenVPN was shut down. The test was expected to show that port 1194 was open but it timed out. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Bandwith Management Ubuntu 10.10view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – This would be my first time posting to the Ubuntu forums so feel free to make fun of the n00b so long as you help me. :KS I am running Ubuntu 10.10, and using a Visionnet ADSL 2 +4 Wireless w/usb M505 router. I am trying to understand, and correctly start bandwidth management. I have a leech on my network that does not understand the concept of sharing bandwidth. (HowTos)

Debian - Iptables (and other server services): my rules "change by themselvesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello guys I come to you after failing to find an answer either by googling or trying "home made workarrounds" For more than a year i have been using the following hardware as a home server: atlon64 3500+ 2gb ddr400 hdd 160gb hdd 1tb (for my home pcs backup) onboard LAN: internet (right now i have ADSL, with a huawei MT882 in bridge mode, my server "dials") 4 gigabit etherne (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Unable to connect to a small number of random websites: Otherwise networking is fineview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Okay. I have a crazy problem. I was having no problems (that I knew of) browsing the web since installing Ubuntu 10.10 a week or so ago. I was previously trialling Win7 as my customers will likely be using that in the future. Then I wanted to go to internode.on.net. (HowTos)

TPG's 'unlimited' ADSL exceeds the limits of ACCC's toleranceview story

http://www.itwire.com – The ACCC has come down hard on yet another 'unlimited' communications offer, this time TPG's $29.95 per month 'unlimited' ADSL. (IT news)

[ubuntu] Wireless Network Connection - Annoying Problemsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello everyone, I have some annoying problems with my main PC. One of these problems I've been suffering from since I have installed Ubuntu 10.04 (Desktop 32-bit) is: Connecting to Internet using my Wireless Network is a headache. How is that? (HowTos)

[ubuntu netbook remix] Intermittent wifi connectionview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Edit: ignore, intermittent wifi problems caused by marginal ADSL line, not the OS' fault. (HowTos)