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I have a network setup like this:

                                          -> Clients
Internet -> GW      -> Router 1 (bridged) -> Router 2 (VPN Client, DHCP) -> Clients

The first router acts just as an AP with wireless enabled, where the clients receive IPs from the gateway. The second router acts as a VPN client and has also its own network. The idea here is to route everything thru the VPN.

How can I route traffic from the network to access clients? Let's say I'm a client on Router 1 with IP of and I want to access a client with IP Can I achieve this?

The router1 is a EasyTomato router, and it's already intercepting any DNS requests. I tried to setup a route like so:

Destination    Gateway       Subnet 

but this did not yield any results (the is the external IP of the router2). The Router2 is a usbtomato router.


Behind the Router2 is a Samsung TV (with no VPN built-in), which connects to my media centre located at another location. However, I would also like to be able to stream data to the TV from the network.

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Have you disabled NAT on Router 2 so that appears on the 10.x network with its own address rather than the router 2 address? Your route is correct. And you'll probably want to disable the firewall on router2 unless you have sufficient control to allow the incoming traffic. – Paul Aug 28 '13 at 22:00
@paul by disabling the NAT (Setting the router from Gateway to Router), broke its functionality. I "solved" the issue by connecting all clients to the Router1 network, and adding a route to the VPN subnet from router1 to router2. This means that clients on router1 can reach VPN computers without being directly connected to router2. – DavidS Aug 29 '13 at 12:04

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