I followed official Synology documentation and I created an OpenVPN Server to connect remotely to a NAS, that is in a LAN with its
Now, I’m trying to connect from my Mac via Tunnelblick following their instructions. In particular, they say:
Open the exported file openvpn.ovpn with TextEdit and replace YOUR_SERVER_IP with the public IP address of your Synology NAS. If you wish to send all traffic over VPN, remove # from #redirect-gateway def1.
I do not want to reroute all the traffic to the VPN, I just wanna route requests to my
If I leave
#redirect-gateway def1 commented, the VPN seems working this way. This is what I want but I cannot understand why it happens, since I’ve never specified the
NAS_LOCAL_IP_ADDRESS anywhere in the config file.
Can you folks help me understand how things work under the hood?