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Re: [Openvpn-users] Access to client-side subnet via routed VPN

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] Access to client-side subnet via routed VPN
  • From: "Daniel L. Miller" <dmiller@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2007 19:17:35 -0700

Daniel L. Miller wrote:
> It seems I've gotten my server-side network down - now I need some help 
> getting the client-side working.
> I have a routed VPN, and I'm trying to access the client's LAN from the 
> server.  The VPN client is NOT a router or gateway for the LAN - just a 
> Windows XP workstation.
> The remote network is, the remote IP is
> I have created a client-config-dir entry for the remote client, and added:
> iroute
> In the server config, I have:
> route
> I can ping the VPN client LAN IP ( - but not the rest of the 
> remote network.  What step did I miss?
Does a source-nat need to be performed on the client to allow this type 
of communication?  If so, how can I do that on Windows?  Or should this 
be handled internally by OpenVPN?
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