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Re: [Openvpn-users] Resolve DNS?

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] Resolve DNS?
  • From: Ben <ben@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 02 Oct 2007 15:29:57 +0800

Using DNS across OpenVPN is fine. Verifiy that you can ping the DNS 
server from one of your remote clients, and also verify that your DNS 
server will actually allow remote clients to resolve hostnames. Some DNS 
servers will restrict access to the local network only.

Jeff - wrote:
> OpenVPN has been working for a while now fine, however I can not ping hostnames.  If I use IP addresses it works fine.  This is true for both Windows XP machines and 
> Linux machines..  IP addresses work perfectly but names are not resolved.
> I'm using tun.  I'm pushing DHCP through  (push "dhcp-option DNS").
> Any suggestions to what I need to set?  Is it possible to use the DNS across OpenVPN?______________________
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