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Re: [Openvpn-users] networking config

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] networking config
  • From: "Chris Ramsay" <chris_ramma@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2003 11:13:31 +0000

I found the point of the problem.
With an FTP transfer over the tunnel, the data is getting to the office vpn server and then being rejected because the packet has the DF flag set. So I am assuming that the problem is with MTU discovery on one of the boxes. I assume it will be the server on the office side that I am FTPing from blocking ICMP packets.

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Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] networking config
Date: 13 Feb 2003 19:21:34 +0000
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On Thu, 2003-02-13 at 11:30, Chris Ramsay wrote:
> Yes. And I can ping from one subnet to another but I am getting data loss on
> data from 'office' to the 'home'. I have played around with udp-mtu sizes
> and that doesnt seem to help. It seems small amounts of data are getting
> through (ie pings) but larger amount of data seem to be dropping. I just
> tested an ftp from the home vpn server itself and that works, but from a pc
> on the network at the home end it doesn't. So it looks like it is
> dissappearing somewhere between those two points.

Does a traceroute from office to home complete?

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