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Re: [Openvpn-users] how to see a network

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] how to see a network
  • From: "Eero Volotinen" <eero.volotinen@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 31 Oct 2006 22:48:43 +0200 (EET)
  • Importance: Normal

> Guys.
> I have a question regarding the configuration required to do this:
> I already have a tunnel using TUN between 2 linux hosts:
> Server A has TUN IP and is on a LAN
> Server B has TUN IP and is on a LAN
> Both servers can see each other perfectly... Now.. What I would like to do
> is this:
> I would like to allow a computer on LAN A with IP to see another
> computer on LAN B IP
> Ive read about using TAP instead of TUN but I also read since it send all
> traffic to both LANs, that it can cause problems.
> What can I do?

Just set routes and it works ok. Note that is does not route broadcast
traffic, so you need to access machines by ip.addresses.

Or setup dns to map names or wins proxy.


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