Remote GW variable

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SimWhite
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Remote GW variable

Post by SimWhite » Wed Feb 14, 2018 11:01 am

Hi all. I try to to make some route paths with additional scripts and I have a problem.

From the manual of OpenVPN:

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--up cmd
Run command cmd after successful TUN/TAP device open (pre --user UID change).

For --dev tun execute as:
cmd tun_dev tun_mtu link_mtu ifconfig_local_ip ifconfig_remote_ip [ init | restart ]

For --dev tap execute as:
cmd tap_dev tap_mtu link_mtu ifconfig_local_ip ifconfig_netmask [ init | restart ]
I use tun in my client configuration but I get ifconfig_netmask instead of ifconfig_remote_ip as $5 environmental variable.

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/sbin/ip addr add dev tun11 10.1.1.3/24 broadcast 10.1.1.255
/etc/openvpn/up_script.sh tun11 1500 1555 10.1.1.3 255.255.255.0 init
Why I didn't get remote GW address and how can I get it?

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TinCanTech
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Re: Remote GW variable

Post by TinCanTech » Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:03 pm

You are using --topology subnet .. see --topology in the manual.

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