[Samba] Openvpn and samba: play nice together?

Mueller mueller at tropenklinik.de
Mon Nov 2 07:01:04 UTC 2015

Correct, only TAP does a domain logon and a mount cifs.

EDV Daniel Müller

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Von: Reindl Harald [mailto:h.reindl at thelounge.net] 
Gesendet: Sonntag, 1. November 2015 05:41
An: samba at lists.samba.org
Betreff: Re: [Samba] Openvpn and samba: play nice together?

Am 31.10.2015 um 21:45 schrieb Douglas D Germann Sr:
> I'm stumped! Cannot get mount.cifs to work over a tun connection. How 
> would you trouble-shoot this?
> 1. It cannot be openvpn causing the problem: I can ping across the 
> connection both directions on all machines

TUN is a routed VPN with no broadcast over networks TAP is a bridged VPN

so it *can* and likely is how you setup your VPN

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