Ubuntu: Script to Check Internet Connection and Repair

Ubuntu: Script to Check Internet Connection and Repair

At school there are a set of laptops which I occasionally run experiments on for my research. I usually like to work remotely as I travel a bit and live in other cities. These laptops are all connected to the university network through a wireless AP in my office which passes the DHCP requests to somewhere in the department. This lets each one get an external IP which is extremely useful for SSH-ing into the machines one at a time remotely. However sometimes, for unknown reasons the IPs revert back to 10.x.x.x addresses and aren't reachable. The problem can be solved by releasing the old...

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