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Re: [Openvpn-users] Re: Help tunneling internet connection over VPN TAP connection.

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] Re: Help tunneling internet connection over VPN TAP connection.
  • From: Christopher Omega <omegaworks@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2005 08:10:43 -0600

Here's what route print says:
Interface List
0x1 ........................... MS TCP Loopback interface
0x90002 ...00 ff ad e5 a3 9e ...... TAP-Win32 Adapter V8 - Packet Scheduler Mini
0x90004 ...00 0b db 16 60 1b ...... 3Com 3C920 Integrated Fast Ethernet Controll
er (3C905C-TX Compatible) #2 - Packet Scheduler Miniport
Active Routes:
Network Destination        Netmask          Gateway       Interface  Metric
       1       20       20       20       1       1       30       30       30       20       30       1       1
Default Gateway:
Persistent Routes:

I can ping my own network at home right now (the 192.168.1.XXX IPs)
and my local network here (the 10.10.1.XXX IPs). But Im currently
unable to access the internet.

On Wed, 19 Jan 2005 07:35:28 +0100, Kay Wischkony <kyw@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Christopher Omega schrieb:
> > Im also having lots of problems when the client's TAP device is
> > bridged with its normal ethernet device. When they're unbridged, the
> > log file shows "Initilization sequence completed" and Im able to ping
> > my home network and access my home network's windows shares, connect
> > to my home computer using remote desktop, etc. Im also able to browse
> > the internet, though I can see its not through the tunnel, since using
> > applications that require alternative ports still dont work.
> I'm running tap-WIN32 client and server. It took me some time to
> understand the way the tap-device works. What I've learnt may be
> able to help you: On the server tap-device and ethernic are bridged,
> as the client shall be able to 'tap' on the servers net. Just like
> the former vampire clamps of Thick Cable! The clients tap-device is
> the other end of this 'tap' and independent of the clients net.
> Therefore it is *not bridged* to the clients NIC. Instead it's used
> directly by OpenVPN.
> What does 'route print' show when you have the VPN up without bridging
> but 'redirect-gateway' set?
> K
>  W

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