I think David was talking about reaching hosts via IP address once you're connected via IPSec, as in
can you ping a host via IP address when you're connected, or is it just DNS resolution that's not
From: S S [mailto:n3tr1n0 at hotmail dot com]
Sent: Tuesday, 13 January 2009 7:13 AM
To: apt dot get at gmail dot com; m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
Subject: RE: [m0n0wall] IPsec HTTP problem
I don;t have any DNS issue. I can reach all hosts and IP address.
Also, I have enabled the DNS forwarder.
My problem appears only when i connect through IPSec.
> Date: Mon, 12 Jan 2009 11:58:17 -0700
> From: apt dot get at gmail dot com
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] IPsec HTTP problem
> On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 2:31 AM, S S <n3tr1n0 at hotmail dot com> wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > I have a problem that i haven't managed to solve it.
> > I have successfully configure IPSec on monowall 1.3b15. I am using Shrew
> > VPN client and i can remotely login.
> > The problem i have is that i can see web pages (ex. monowall's web page)
> > but when i try to access an external site
> > is got the message address cannot find. Also the same problem when i try to
> > ping an external web page.
> > In the IPSec VPN i have the default rule that allows all protocols/ports.
> > Do i missing something? Any one had the same problem in the past? If yes,
> > how you solved it?
> Have you ruled out DNS issues? In other words, are you able to reach
> external sites by IP address, if not by host name?
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