[ubuntu] OpenVPN certain traffic

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Here's a basic layout of what I have: Remote server in Chicago is mail server, backup server and public facing FTP server due to higher bandwidth. I want the remote server to VPN back to a local server so that on the local network it is addressable on the internal network (say it has an address of and then nightly a script will go and rsync data from local server to the remote. The problem right now is that if I open the VPN connection external connections stop, so no one can FTP into the box, and SMTP connections (as well as webmail) get refused because the system is (Hardware)