[Samba] Samba server visible via VPN

Martin Hochreiter linuxbox at wavenet.at
Tue Oct 25 09:48:42 GMT 2005

Hi Tom!

Thank you for your response

Tomasz Chmielewski schrieb:

> set both servers as WINS servers, and configure your clients to use 
> both WINS servers.

Yes I was afraid of that I have to enable WINS again - I changed the 
configuration to
use DNS resolution only just 1/2 a year ago ...

> other way is to configure your VPN connection to pass ethernet packets 
> (i.e. if you're using OpenVPN, use tap device instead of tun).
As I use a hardware Firewall/VPN Router it is not possible.

Thank you!


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