Re: Networking failing using openvpn


Klaus Rung
 

I set it to use the local router and will watch it over the next few days..

On Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 4:49:10 p.m. EDT, k9dc <dave@...> wrote:



Yes, it is a routing issue, in that 1.1.1.1 needs the VPN to work. But so does 8.8.8.8 or any other address not on your network. The local router will always be accessible, even if the VPN dies.

-k9dc


> On Jun 10, 2020, at 15:41, Ramon Gandia <rfg8io@...> wrote:
>
> Some ISPS do not handle the 1.x.x.x DNS correctly.  Historically,
> AT&T used the 1.x.x.x network for themselves even if IANA had
> not assigned it to them.
>
> That was fixed not too long ago, but some ISPs have wrong routing
> table.
>
> The gooble DNS's 8.8.8.8 seem to always work.  Try that, if the
> problem goes away, then its a routing issue with the 1.x.x.x
> network.
>
> --
> Ramon AL7X 3288 3289 7254
> On 6/10/20 8:53 AM, Klaus Rung via groups.io wrote:
>> Ok thanks for the dns info to use the router dns and see if that fixes the problem.
>> Klaus




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