networking

  1. qoqo

    iOS PacketCalc beta. Any network admins out there?

    Hi, Just submitted an iPhone / iPad app called PacketCalc to TestFlight. If anyone's interested in trying it out, I'd very much appreciate any feedback! The app can answer questions like "How much payload, i.e. user data, could you send in 13 seconds in a 495 byte IPv6 packet encapsulated in...
  2. B S Magnet

    Bottlenecks & unpacking the limits of 10/100 Ethernet on iBook G3 clamshell

    To be blunt, I’ve been torn between posting this on the Server/Networking sub-forum or over here, but as it focusses mostly on legacy equipment and Ethernet protocols, the balance seems tipped to favour here. [Mods: you’re welcome to move this over to the other sub-forum if this more...
  3. Opry99er

    Appletalk issues

    Hello, folks... I've been very busy lately trying to get one very simple thing done with my classic Macintosh computers.... I can't really equate the number of hours I have on this project right now, but it is well over 200. I am attempting to set up a very simple Appletalk network between...
  4. I

    Storage Solution for Video Production Business - NAS?

    We are a team of creatives looking to solve our growing storage issues as I’m sure most businesses discover. The majority of our work is video and now more often than not we filming in 4K. On average a job/project will consume roughly 200GB in its entirety which includes the raw footage...
  5. DCWolfie

    NAS serving low speed

    So I have a problem with my NAS just giving me around 10-15MB/s write and ~20MB/s read. This is a WD EX2 with two WD RED 4TB discs. I've done a lot of troubleshooting, but now I'm completely lost. Connecting the unit directly to a computer with an Ethernet cable gives speeds of over 100MB/s, so...
  6. F

    Strange issue with Home VPN suddenly not working.

    Hello, So this is a really weird one. I've been connecting to my HomeVPN via Tunnelblick without issue for a while now. This morning (whilst using it), pages and servers on my home network stopped responding. No matter how many times I disconnected and reconnected, it still happened...
  7. Buadhai

    Self Assigned IP Address At One Location

    I have an iPhone 6s and an iPad mini. Both are currently on iOS 12, but this is a long standing problem: There is one coffee shop that I frequent that has very good WiFi. Trouble is, most of the time both my iPhone and iPad can't get an IP address via DHCP and instead end up with a...
  8. G

    Deleting VPN iOS 11.4

    Good day all, I’m Running iOS 11.4 on an iPhone 6s+, I had my work vpn connection setup to my phone but I recently changed jobs and now would like to delete the profile. Under the older version(s) of iOS I know you could click on the profile them hit delete. Presently the delete option/button...
  9. H

    Wine 64bit DNS issues

    Hi, I’m hoping someone can help me as I’m quite new to Wine and Windows emulation in general. I’m trying to setup Steam on my Mac Pro so I can download the Windows-only games and am using a 64bit engine as a couple of titles won’t play on x86. My understanding based on checking out the Linux...
  10. willmtaylor

    Help a Networking Noob

    So we just signed up with SuddenLink internet again, and as a part of the promotion, we get a free modem/wireless router combo (Arris) for 12 months. I already have a modem and an AirPort Extreme (and will return to them when the 12 mo. promo is up). Here's my question(s): With a 2,100 sq.ft...
  11. satinsilverem2

    time to upgrade my network

    I last did my networking setup in 2012-13 and it currently consists of a gigabit FiOS connection. My hardware setup is ONT->G1100-> 2013 Time Capsule in bridge mode. I would love to get rid of the Verizon router but when I tried to do that I lost all my guide data despite following numerous...
  12. L

    Network/Pentesting tools on PowerPC

    Being a Network engineer I never understood why Network/Cyber Security people or Pentesters always buy an expensive Macbook Pro and then completely ignore the BSD fundamentals and power of the Terminal. As most guides will tell you , to pentest you either need to install Kali Linux natively or...
  13. M

    How to share external firewire drive array over network

    I have a Macbook Pro in my home office connected via firewire to an external storage drive array that has 4 drives with 6TB total storage. I want to be able to access the contents of these drives when I'm in my garage studio which has ethernet cable pulled to it. I thought of buying a Mac...
  14. K

    Combining ADSL and 4g router to one network

    Hi all! I have an ADSL home internet connection which is rather slow. I watch TV through a set-top box that connects to the service over IPTV through the ADSL, and when it is powered on, there's not really much bandwidth left for anything else. Today I got a 4g router that I'm trying to set...
  15. D

    AirPort - Ethernet port when connected to network wirelessly

    Hi, Sorry if the title doesn't make much sense, but my question (I hope) is quite simple. I have an AirPort Time Capsule (an older model) - it is currently in a upstairs in a room with a DVR which has no wireless capabilities (it needs to be connected via Ethernet). The modem/router from my...
  16. I

    WIRED Home - Wireless Router Recommendation - Apple Extreme vs Orbi or Other w/ WAPs

    Good Day First Several Facts that might help: 1) Every Room in our house is hard wired with 2-RJ45 ports (all Cat 5e) and one Coaxial 2) ISP provides 300Mbps+ service to a modem (provided by ISP) and i am seeing 300+Mbps leaving the modem and leaving my Apple Extreme wireless router (ethernet...
  17. T

    Filesharing between 2 Macs while 1 is on VPN

    Hi - I have 2 macs that I use for work. One should stay on my employer's VPN network (using Cisco AnyConnect VPN service). Both Macs use WiFi but I've also connected them via ethernet cable for quick and easy file/screen-sharing as needed. Only problem is the VPN connection disables the sharing...
  18. FrancoRumors

    Is thIs this possible? iTunes, two network connections to allow playback of iTunes purchases??

    So here os the skinny as simple as I can explain - please help me get this straight! Backround I moved to a "rural" part of Maine last summer from NJ. I love everything about Maine so far except that Farmhouse I am renting has no ISP, no tomcats - no fios - no nothing --> therefore I have to...
  19. G

    Network Setup and ATV/iTunes/Airplay....

    Sorry if this topic gets into the weeds of network setup, but curious how people are setting up their home networks. i finally got around to laying out some ethernet connections and its a huge difference in speed, but in setting it up I started reading about network setup and security. Im a...
  20. C

    Getting Windows 10 to access a shared hard drive.... driving me bonkers!

    Hello everyone, I have a hard drive connected to my Mac Mini (2011) via USB with files and I'm working on allowing Windows 10 computers on our network to access this. The Mac Mini is running El Capitan 10.11.6 and I have set up the file sharing protocol in preferences to allow access to...