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Can't establish a router to router VPN with DD-wrt

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Hi,

I’m trying to setup a router to router connection between 2 different towns.  From what I can see (don’t trust me here) I have the 2 routers setup but can’t figure out how to start the connection. There are 2 towns; Wimberley and Blanco.  The objective is to establish an always on connection between the two locations. Both locations are using DD-wrt but not open-vpn.

Wimberley:  10.10.1.x
Dynamic DNS centraltexasbackup.net (I also used the current IP for this test case, no difference)
Router
      Buffalo WZR-HP-G300NH
      DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/07/10) std - build 14896
      DHCP Server enabled
                   10.10.1.1 – This is the actual Gateway
      PPTP VPN enabled and it’s working fine as a VPN server
Advanced routing
Mode –                               Gateway
Route name            blanco.no-ip.biz  (tried the current IP as well)
Metric                  0
Destination LAN NET                        192.168.1.0
Subnet      mask                         255.255.255.0
Gateway                              192.168.1.1
      PPTP
            Server IP            10.10.1.1
            Client IP’s            10.10.1.20-30
            Chap            username * whatever *
            PPTP client       disabled


Routing table169.254.0.0
Destination LAN NET      Subnet Mask      Gateway      Interface
66.68.168.1      255.255.255.255      0.0.0.0      WAN
10.10.1.0      255.255.255.0      0.0.0.0      LAN & WLAN
66.68.168.0      255.255.248.0      0.0.0.0      WAN
      255.255.0.0      0.0.0.0      LAN & WLAN
0.0.0.0      0.0.0.0      66.68.168.1      WAN


 

Blanco:  192.168.1.xDynamic DNS blanco.no-ip.biz (used current IP as well)
Router
      Netgear WNR3500v2/U/L
      DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/16/11) vpnkong - build 18010M
      DHCP Server disabled
10.10.1.1 – This is NOT the actual Gateway. Gateway is 192.168.1.254
      Advanced routing
            Mode                  Router
            Route name            centraltexasbackup.net
                                      Destination LAN NET                          10.10.1.0
                                       Subnet mask            255.255.255.0
                                       Gateway                               10.10.1.1
      PPTP
                                       PPTP server            disabled
                                       PPTP client             enabled
                                       Server IP                               centraltexasbackup.net
                                       Remote subnet            10.10.1.0
                                       Subnet mask            255.255.255
                                       Username            vpn username on Wimberley VPN server
                                       Pass                  * the password *


Routing table

192.168.1.254            255.255.255.255      0.0.0.0            WAN
192.168.1.0            255.255.255.0            0.0.0.0            LAN & WLAN
192.168.1.0            255.255.255.0            0.0.0.0            WAN
169.254.0.0            255.255.0.0            0.0.0.0            LAN & WLAN
0.0.0.0                  0.0.0.0                  192.168.1.254      WAN
0.0.0.0                  0.0.0.0                  192.168.1.254      LAN & WLAN
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