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How to disable dnsmasq on ubuntu based distribution

dnsmasq is a lightweight DNS, TFTP, PXE, router advertisement and DHCP server. It is intended to provide coupled DNS and DHCP service to a LAN. From time to time dnsmasq decided to resolve some hosts over a VPN tunnel to their external IP address instead the internal one. This was quite annoying… After digging a … Continue reading How to disable dnsmasq on ubuntu based distribution

Use Your Raspberry Pi as Access Point

This post describes all required steps to make your Raspberry Pi to act as a Access Point. Prerequisites: A Raspberry Pi, model B. A boot SD card for the Raspberry Pi. A USB WiFi device that supports “Access Point” mode. An Ethernet cable to connect to the local network. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please make sure you … Continue reading Use Your Raspberry Pi as Access Point