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Posted 06-16-2008 at 10:53 AM by alan_ri (Thoughts and other things about Linux, GNU, FOSS etc.)
Updated 09-12-2009 at 08:51 PM by alan_ri (grammar)

I'm just checking will I be able to submit this blog entry since there was a problem with submitting my previous entry which I've reported in LQ suggestions and feedback forum.
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Ubuntu developers and contributors reporting bugs and contributing patches to Debian!

Posted 06-15-2008 at 07:07 PM by alan_ri (Thoughts and other things about Linux, GNU, FOSS etc.)
Updated 09-12-2009 at 08:54 PM by alan_ri (grammar)

I just wanted to write something about what I think is important for Ubuntu and Debian and all users who use these two distributions. It's about something what I have found on the internet and what should be mentioned here IMO.

As many of you know, Ubuntu developers and contributors are reporting bugs and contributing patches to Debian, so I wanted to post a link about the details on how to tag the bugs you file. Note that "submittodebian" script in the ubuntu-dev-tools package...
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Linux Firewall does not respond to ARP requests when doing a DNAT

Posted 06-15-2008 at 06:24 AM by vikram.anumukonda

Hello , Can someone pls tell me how to make my Linux Firewall respond to ARP Requests when configured for DNAT.

-A PREROUTING -d <<public-ip>> -p tcp -m tcp --dport 80 -j DNAT --to-destination
-A PREROUTING -d <<public-ip>> -i eth1 -p icmp -j DNAT --to-destination
-A PREROUTING -d <<public-ip>> -p tcp -m tcp --dport 23 -j DNAT --to-destination
-A PREROUTING -d <<public-ip>>...
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Smoothwall forwarding troubles

Posted 06-10-2008 at 06:32 AM by w7hd

If you are having problems with Smoothwall Express 3.0 getting it to forward to an internal address, as I did, you may want to double-check your target machine. My target Linux box was picking up the wireless router and routing through it instead of through the firewall, so it APPEARED not to work. As soon as I turned off the wireless on the target PC it started working through the firewall.

By the way, I picked Smoothwall because it will let me block external addresses. I had...
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recover from HP Backup&Recovery partition mess

Posted 06-07-2008 at 08:13 AM by dr_agon

After initial OS installation (WindowsXP) on a HP laptop I created a set of recovery DVDs. The user installed more and more unnecessary programs and remnants after applications removal started to build up, so I decided to revert it to the fresh state after the first run. The important thing is, that after creating the backup DVDs I resized the first (system) partition, created another for user files, and removed the HP Recovery partition, because I decided to keep my backups elsewhere. <!--break-->...
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