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 From:  =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Mathias_Bur=E9n?= <mathias dot buren at gmail dot com>
 To:  Michael Dale <mdale at dalegroup dot net>
 Cc:  Chris Taylor <chris at x dash bb dot org>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Starcraft over PPTP VPN
 Date:  Sat, 29 Oct 2005 02:27:06 +0200
D-side: someone respond to starcraft boy on the list and explain that
starcraft uses broadcast traffic to discover game servers, and mpd
will not pass broadcast traffic through its ppp sessions, including
pptp

D-side: thus, he's fucked.

2005/10/29, Michael Dale <mdale at dalegroup dot net>:
> Thanks for the quick reply Chris,
>
> No you cannot specify the IP address for the game server.
>
>
> On 29/10/2005, at 10:04 AM, Chris Taylor wrote:
>
>
> > Hi Michael.
> >
> > I don't believe broadcast traffic goes over the VPN and it's
> > possible the server browser screen relies on it. Can you connect by
> > specifying the server's IP address?
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Chris
> >
> > Michael Dale wrote:
> >
> >
> >> Morning List,
> >> I've got a m0n0wall box (1.2b10) with a PPTP VPN setup. The
> >> firewall is set to pass all VPN traffic to anywhere.
> >> I am trying to setup a Starcraft lan game via the VPN.
> >> To my knowledge starcraft uses udp to talk to other computers on
> >> the lan.
> >> The users can connect to the VPN and ping each other but are
> >> unable to see the starcraft game. It looks like the UDP traffic
> >> isn't being passed.
> >> Does anyone have any ideas?
> >> Thanks,
> >> Michael.
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