[vpn-help] Shrewsoft vpn client with LinksysRv042 - cannot ping, rdp etc

kevin vpn klmlk at hotmail.com
Fri Jan 21 16:32:45 CST 2011

Hi Srini,

I would suggest that it could be one of two things:

1. Your policy configuration only allows access to the Linux box.
Check the subnet mask on the policies in the VPN Trace utility. 

2. The rules on the Linksys may not allow ping or remote desktop
through the VPN.

On Thu, 20 Jan 2011 22:30:33 +0530
"Srinivasan Subramanian" <srinivasan.subramanian at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello
> I have installed the Shresoft IPSec VPN client 2.1.7 on Windows 7 32
> bit.  I followed this guide
> http://www.shrew.net/support/wiki/HowtoLinksys  to setup the
> connection to a RV042 linksys router that we run on the server side.
> The connection is established great.  I can connect to a webserver
> running on a Linux machine in the remote network.  I can also ssh to
> this linux machine.  However I am unable to connect to any windows
> machine inside the network via RDP .. I cannot also ping any of them.
> Any ideas what I need to set right in the configuration to get this
> working?
> Regards
> Srini

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