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frapisello

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default route -tunnel
« on: April 29, 2015, 07:18:38 AM »

First of all sorry for my english. I'll try to explain my situation

I have an Ubuntu VM with the tunnel up and running
I followed the instructions on this site to create the tunnel interface he-ipv6
Tunnel works well.

On this machine i have a second interface connected to a virtual local lan on the network 2003:0:0:1::/64
This network works fine, i can ping all of the machines connected through it.
So i added a default route on this machine
route ľA inet6 add ::/0 dev he-ipv6
but if i try to ping the internet from a machine in the net, packets reach this machine but not the tunnel
What am I doing wrong ? the default route that I added should routed all traffic through the tunnel interface , right?

I hope i have explained my problem, ask for every informations you need.
Thanks
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cholzhauer

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Re: default route -tunnel
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2015, 07:20:31 AM »

The default route on the "inside" network needs to be the Inside interface of your VM.  Your VM will then route between the HE network and your internal network
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frapisello

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Re: default route -tunnel
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2015, 08:11:59 AM »

the VM where i have the tunnel is the default route for my internal lan, in fact if i traceroute6 google.com from any machine it reach the VM and stops there
on the tunnel machine default route is the tunnel interface

i activated ipv6 forwarding on this machine, should not be used to route packets between interfaces?
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