Re: Windows routing|
Jake Bullet <jbullet,AT,cats,DOT,meow,DOT,at>|
Thu, 10 Apr 2003 21:56:57 +0200|
Yes I can ping both ends, I tried adding the route as you suggested and it
works :-D So I'm a bit puzzled as to why adding the general route to
172.16.0.0/255.255.0.0 didn't work.
Still have some issues:
a. The network between Bill and Fred now seems to work, I can ping both
ends just fine, however if I try to open a data connection, like Windows
networking or rdc it starts off working and then seems to stall. I can
open the share, but not open any of the files.
On the server I have cipe 1.5.4 from rpm, clients are on version
2.0-pre15. The syslog seems to be filled with the following:
Apr 10 16:32:23 kernel: cipcb1: got bogus length=9
Apr 10 16:32:23 kernel: cipcb0: got bogus length=9
Could this be an MTU problem?
b. One problem I do have it with startup/shutdown. If I just reboot the
tunnel doesn't come back on restart. I have to disable the interface in
the cipe control panel, reboot, reendable it.
c. I've tried adding cipe on a windows 2003 Server Beta RC2 and it works
fine, but when trying to add a static route, the CIPE interface isn't
listed as a routable interface.
Thanks for your time
On Wed, 9 Apr 2003, Damion Wilson wrote:
> Seemingly, all you'd need is a static route table entry on "Bill" to say
> the gateway for the 172.16.1.x network is 184.108.40.206. However, this business
> with the "tunnel failing" when route table entries are changed is pretty
> unheard of. You don't show what the non CIPE (Ethernet, I guess) network
> addresses are, but it's my guess that when you are changing the routing
> entries, you're somehow invalidating the traffic needed to implement the
> tunnel itself.
> What happens when, without mucking with the routing table, the tunnel is
> enabled and you ping 172.16.0.2 -> 172.16.0.1 ?
> On Wednesday 09 April 2003 12:55 pm, Jake Bullet wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I'm trying to setup a link between two VPNs.
> > Bill Tux Fred
> > 172.16.0.2 172.16.0.1 172.16.1.1 172.16.1.2
> > Windows 2k <----> Linux Server <----> Windows 2k
> > CIPE CIPE
> > However I seem to be having some trouble with the routing. When I try to
> > ping 172.16.1.1 from Bill the request is timing out. Running tcpdump on
> > Bill's VPN shows that the ping requests aren't coming down the tunnel, so
> > it's not a routing issue on the linux side, Bill isn't sending the packets
> > down the tunnel at all.
> > I tried rearranging the routing on Bill using the "route" command, but
> > this only seems to break the tunnel completely. I have set the netmask on
> > each of the windows clients to be 255.255.0.0 and 255.255.255.0 on Tux in
> > the hope that the packets would get routed properly.
> > The CIPE adapter doesn't seem to be acting like a normal interface as the
> > moment you do anything to the routing table the tunnel fails and the
> > tunnel has to be disabled in the cipe control panel and re-enabled to get
> > it going again.
> > Can anyone please help? It's really important that I get this working.
> > P.S. I've tried it out on WindowsXP and it seems to work just fine, as too
> > for Windows 2003 Server Beta RC2.
> > Stephen
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