Notes on Ubuntu (Linux) computing

Brief notes on installation, setup and other tasks in the Ubuntu world

Network discovery in Ubuntu 12.04

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I needed a tool to scan my local network for connected devices. A search indicates that nmap is the tool of choice. Install using:

sudo apt-get install nmap

A scan of a LAN on 192.168.1.* is accomplished with the command:


Written by Chris S

October 27, 2012 at 10:42 pm

Posted in Ubuntu 12.04

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