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 From:  "Holger Bauer" <Holger dot Bauer at citec dash ag dot de>
 To:  "monowall" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>, "Bob ." <tempuserone at yahoo dot com>
 Subject:  AW: [m0n0wall] Please help with a PPTP setup
 Date:  Mon, 23 Jan 2006 01:25:03 +0100
Your WAN is in a provate range. Did you disable "block private ranges on wan" at your wan interface
settings (bottom of the page)?


> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: Bob . [mailto:tempuserone at yahoo dot com]
> Gesendet: Montag, 23. Januar 2006 01:01
> An: monowall
> Betreff: [m0n0wall] Please help with a PPTP setup
> I am at wits end trying to get PPTP up.  I have followed the 
> excellent information in the Monowall Handbook Chap 9 and get 
> now where. I am sure my problem is something simple I have 
> overlooked but I am getting nowhere after several days of trying.
> I did a fresh load of Monowall 1.2 to get a "default" 
> installation.  I have WAN IP of and a LAN IP 
> of  LAN DHCP is enabled with a range of 
> to  From the LAN nic I go to a 
> D-Link switch to a client
>  (XP SP2).  The client gets a dynamic IP address and is able 
> to access the internet fine.
> Per Chap 9.5, I enable the PPTP server and enter 
> for the server address and for 
> the remote address range. Click save.  Per Chap 9.6, I make a 
> user.  Per Chap 9.7, I make a new rule using the "PPTP" tab 
> of the rules page as show
> n. Per Chap 9.8, I make a user using for "VPN 
> server selection". When I launch the VPN connection client I 
> enter the user name and password from when I made the user in 
> the Monowall user tab.
> I have disabled the XP firewall.
> Every time the VPN connection attempt comes up with error 800 
> - can not connect to the VPN server.  I am at a complete loss.
> What am I doing wrong? 
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