Wake On LanPosted by in Linux
With two simple application you can open your computer via lan.
Firstly (under ubuntu)
sudo apt-get install ethtool
Control your ethernet card is supporting wake on lan or not.
sudo ethtool eth0
if sth like that in output:
Supports Wake-on: pumbg
It’s ok.Than learn your mac address and write it somewhere.
ifconfig | grep HWaddr
Configure ethtool than shutdown your computer.
ethtool s eth0 wol g
To open your computer, use a computer with same lan. Firstly install wakeonlan ( a simple program )
sudo apt-get install wakeonlan
And than open your comptuer
To disable it
sudo ethtool -s eth0 autoneg off