LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Password
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 06-23-2008, 11:45 AM   #1
JJD
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2008
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
pptpd vpn issue! PLEASE HELP.


So I have setup pptpd to allow me into my network off site. Before pptpd I was using Windows Server 2003 for this.
Now with pptpd I can login and ping my server but cannot access any other system on my network.
What am I doing wrong? How do I fix it? Is there a better solution?

Thanx!
 
Old 06-24-2008, 12:27 PM   #3
JJD
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2008
Posts: 3

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0

Thank you for the links I have read through these and found in the FAQ on poptop.org "Q. I can connect to the server and ping to it fine, but I can't ping any other hosts on the office subnet. I have ip-forwarding turned on and I have proxyarp set in the ppp/options file. What can be wrong?" it latter says "The simplest way around this problem, and the one that is suggested in the pppd documentation, is to set the pppd client IP assignment to be on the local subnet."

This is what I have setup in my /etc/pptpd.conf
My server ip is 192.168.1.10

#/etc/pptpd.conf
localip 192.168.1.49
remoteip 192.168.1.50-99


I then have several systems in the 192.168.1.12-30 range and dhcp from 192.168.1.100-255 non that I am able to connect to

I am somewhat new to Linux so if Iím missing something stupid please let me know, the setup in server 2003 is more or less click and complete.
 
Old 07-08-2008, 11:53 PM   #4
JJD
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2008
Posts: 3

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
ok i give up i cant figure this out!
is there another program that will allow me to host my vpn and allow access to my entire lan???
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help with vpn pptpd andybrr Red Hat 2 10-26-2006 04:07 PM
issues with VPN pptpd server onorua Linux - Networking 1 08-25-2006 03:45 PM
VPN with pptpd m1111 Linux - Networking 0 02-07-2006 01:42 PM
VPN pptpd problems ?!?!? thewonka Linux - Networking 1 02-23-2005 06:44 AM
VPN PPTPD POPTOP , not Stable, need some help! phtkiller Linux - Networking 0 11-05-2003 05:55 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:17 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration