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    openvpn access server - cant ping DNS names


    hi all,

    i have succesfully got working site to site and i can connect each way ie from site a to b and b to a via pings/traceroute/web servers/putty via the LAN IP's of each building ie site a 172.16.24.0/24 and site b 192.168.0.0/24

    in site a i have an access server and site b i have a centos 6.6 with openvpn installed, i have copied the client.ovpn file over, disabled iptables and then i run the config file

    openvpn --config /etc/openvpn/client.ovpn

    it connects fine, i attach the screenshot

    but i cant ping DNS names just ip addresses

    any help

    cheers

    rob
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    Last edited by robertw; 12-17-2015 at 05:23 PM.

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    Check your DNS setup to ensure that the proper DNS servers are setup.

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    should i check my dns on the server side or client side

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    That would depend, but doing it on both would not hurt.

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