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Re: [Openvpn-users] subnet topology / increase /30 range

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] subnet topology / increase /30 range
  • From: "Matt Shields" <mattboston@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 25 May 2007 08:57:00 -0400

You don't need to do that.  Just start assigning /30 from the 2nd
subnet.  The /30's are only used as end points for client and server,
you don't route to them, you route through them so the client and the
server are the only ones that care that you're using them.

For example.  My main subnect is, the /30's are and (broken up as /30's.  Everything works
hunky dorey. No routing problems, no 2nd openvpn service, it just


On 5/24/07, Timm Wimmers <timm@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> James Tan schrieb:
> > is there any tutorial to show how to increase the current /30 limit on
> > private addresses given to users?
> I don't know such tutorial, but you can simple manage more than one
> subnet or transfer net.
> One part of your clients can use 10.8.1.x, the next ones can use
> 10.8.2.x and so on. It's simple just run multiple instances of your
> openvpn server with the equivalent config file.
> IMHO that's the point why routing is scalable und bridging is not.
> --
> Timm
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