TELE301 Laboratory Manual

University of Otago


Table of Contents

University Policy on Plagiarism
Quality Expectations
About this Paper
Typographical Conventions
Pre-lab Material
1. Logging On to the Mac
2. Reading Documentation
3. Mighty Mouse
4. Taking Screenshots on Mac OS X
5. Basic Unix Skills
6. Changing Your Password
Laboratories on System-based Services
Introduction, Operating Systems
Ethernet Practical
Interface Management
IPv6 Bootcamp
Effective Use of an Editor (vim)
Wireless Networking
Shell Scripting
Filesystems
System Installation and Basic Administration
Post Installation
Scheduled Tasks and Log Management
Catchup Lab
DNS using BIND 9
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
World Wide Web
Electronic Mail
Remote Terminal Services
[Optional] File Transfer and Web Caching
Laboratories on Network-based Services
Internal Routing
Catchup Lab
[Optional] Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Subnetting
Firewalls
[Optional] IPv6 Firewalls
[Optional] Network Visibility with NetFlow

List of Figures

1. Configuring the Mighty Mouse
2. Ethernet Cabling Equipment
3. TIE-EIA T568 Ethernet Wiring Standards
4. Inspecting MII Properties in Windows
5. Topology for Interface Management Lab
6. VirtualBox after Snapshot at Beginning of Lab
7. Client2’s Storage Configuration in VirtualBox
8. Disabling Network Manager
9. Detail of IPv6 Router Advertisement in Wireshark
10. What Wireshark sees when an Interface “Comes Up”
11. Wireless Site Survey
12. Placing the Virtual Hard Disk in the Nursery
13. Using Evolution to access Email via POP3 and SMTP
14. Editing the Property List for ssh_locker
15. Viewing Processes with ‘ssh’ in their Name
16. Broadcast Domains
17. VLAN Assignment and Trunking
18. Using Virtual LANs to divide a network.
19. Interior Routing Network Topology
20. Adding a Floppy Controller and Disk to VirtualBox
21. IPv6 Subnetting and Addressing
22. IPv6 Subnetting Allowing for Growth
23. Network Map for this Laboratory
24. Subnetting a /24
25. 1000-foot View of an Example Address Management Spreadsheet
26. Network Map for this Laboratory

List of Tables

1. Comparison of Different Wi-Fi Protocols
2. Client and Server Operating Systems
3. Regular Expression Cheatsheet
4. NetFlow Probe Selection