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Re: [Openvpn-users] openVPN full meshed


  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] openVPN full meshed
  • From: Richard Atterer <richard@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2005 16:36:32 +0100
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On Mon, Jan 17, 2005 at 09:42:46AM -0500, Tibbs, Richard wrote:
> Why can't the same subnet be used more than once?
> (openvpn newbie here...)

Because if networks A and B have overlapping ranges of IP address in a
setup like [A--B--C--D], how does the B router know which "direction" to
send packets to - down towards A or towards B? IOW, the routing breaks.

  Richard

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