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Re: [Openvpn-users] How to assign private IP from protected LAN

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] How to assign private IP from protected LAN
  • From: Leonard Isham <leonard.isham@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 3 Dec 2004 11:21:44 -0500

On Fri, 3 Dec 2004 10:49:07 -0500, Dick St.Peters
<stpeters@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > Can't it be done in TUN(route) mode? I am using route mode.
> >
> > If you are routing you can't put the subnet in two locations any more
> > than you can put the same street addresses on different streets in the
> > same town.
> You can use routing to put pieces of the subnet in different places
> though - pieces as large as half the subnet or as small as a single
> host.  This can be very handy when you want roadwarriors to have
> addresses in your LAN subnet.

Actually that is not 100% accurate.  You can split a  subnet into
smaller subnets and route between them.

Leonard Isham, CISSP 
Ostendo non ostento.

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