connect to windows vpn using pptpconfig

April 1st, 2007 mysurface

To create a tunnel connecting to microsoft VPN server is not a difficult. With the help of pptpconfig GUI, let see how to do it. Installation First of all, you need to make sure whether pptpconfig was installed. Check out ubuntu geek for pptpconfig installation guide for ubuntu linux. You can have more details info [...]

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Hustle! Ad Hoc Wireless connections from Linux to Windows

February 4th, 2007 mysurface

Hustle! To setup an Ad Hoc wireless connection between windows and Linux, it spend me half an hour of trying just because desperately wanna get Internet access. I decided to write down because the steps are confusing. Bare in mind the steps shown bellow just work on the case that I gonna illustrate later and [...]

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connect to internet if a gateway is known

October 15th, 2006 mysurface

To check for your IP, you can type ifconfig It gives very detail information regarding your network interfaces. For linux, network interface is always eth0, eth1 etc, but for BSD, network interface can be any name. If in the case you doesn’t have any IP for your network interface, and you are given a gateway [...]

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