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I can ping all network devices but it doesn't seem that DNS is resolving their hostnames.
ipconfig/ all is showing that I am pointing to the correct dns server.
I can "ping "dnsname"" and it will resolve but it wont resolve any other names.
Split tunnel is set up so outside DNS is resolving fine

So one issue might be DNS but I have the IP address of the server share so I figure I could just get to it that way. example: \\ well I can't get to it that way either and I get "the specified network name is no longer available" I can ping it but I can't open the share.

Below is the ASA config :

ASA Version 8.2(1)
hostname KG-ASA
interface Vlan1
 nameif inside
 security-level 100
 ip address
interface Vlan2
 nameif outside
 security-level 0
 ip address dhcp setroute
interface Ethernet0/0
 switchport access vlan 2
interface Ethernet0/1
interface Ethernet0/2
interface Ethernet0/3
interface Ethernet0/4
interface Ethernet0/5
interface Ethernet0/6
interface Ethernet0/7
ftp mode passive
clock timezone EST -5
clock summer-time EDT recurring
dns domain-lookup outside
dns server-group DefaultDNS
access-list OUTSIDE_IN extended permit tcp any host eq 10000
access-list OUTSIDE_IN extended permit tcp any host eq 8333
access-list OUTSIDE_IN extended permit tcp any host eq 902
access-list SPLIT-TUNNEL-VPN standard permit
access-list NONAT extended permit ip
pager lines 24
logging asdm informational
mtu inside 1500
mtu outside 1500
ip local pool IPSECVPN-POOL mask
icmp unreachable rate-limit 1 burst-size 1
asdm image disk0:/asdm-621.bin
no asdm history enable
arp timeout 14400
global (outside) 1 interface
nat (inside) 0 access-list NONAT
nat (inside) 1
static (inside,outside) tcp interface 10000 10000 netmask
static (inside,outside) tcp interface 8333 8333 netmask
static (inside,outside) tcp interface 902 902 netmask
timeout xlate 3:00:00
timeout conn 1:00:00 half-closed 0:10:00 udp 0:02:00 icmp 0:00:02
timeout sunrpc 0:10:00 h323 0:05:00 h225 1:00:00 mgcp 0:05:00 mgcp-pat 0:05:00
timeout sip 0:30:00 sip_media 0:02:00 sip-invite 0:03:00 sip-disconnect 0:02:00
timeout sip-provisional-media 0:02:00 uauth 0:05:00 absolute
timeout tcp-proxy-reassembly 0:01:00
dynamic-access-policy-record DfltAccessPolicy
aaa authentication enable console LOCAL
aaa authentication http console LOCAL
aaa authentication serial console LOCAL
aaa authentication ssh console LOCAL
aaa authentication telnet console LOCAL
http server enable
http inside
http outside
no snmp-server location
no snmp-server contact
snmp-server enable traps snmp authentication linkup linkdown coldstart
crypto ipsec transform-set myset esp-aes esp-sha-hmac
crypto ipsec transform-set ESP-3DES-SHA esp-3des esp-sha-hmac
crypto ipsec security-association lifetime seconds 28800
crypto ipsec security-association lifetime kilobytes 4608000
crypto dynamic-map dynmap 1 set transform-set myset
crypto dynamic-map dynmap 1 set reverse-route
crypto map IPSEC-MAP 65535 ipsec-isakmp dynamic dynmap
crypto map IPSEC-MAP interface outside
crypto isakmp enable outside
crypto isakmp policy 10
 authentication pre-share
 encryption 3des
 hash sha
 group 2
 lifetime 86400
crypto isakmp policy 65535
 authentication pre-share
 encryption aes
 hash sha
 group 2
 lifetime 86400
telnet inside
telnet timeout 5
ssh inside
ssh outside
ssh outside
ssh outside
ssh timeout 5
console timeout 0
dhcpd dns
dhcpd lease 7200
dhcpd domain
dhcpd address inside
dhcpd enable inside

threat-detection basic-threat
threat-detection statistics access-list
no threat-detection statistics tcp-intercept
ntp server
 enable outside
 svc image disk0:/anyconnect-win-2.4.1012-k9.pkg 1
 svc enable
group-policy EASYVPN internal
group-policy EASYVPN attributes
 dns-server value
 vpn-tunnel-protocol IPSec l2tp-ipsec svc webvpn
 split-tunnel-policy tunnelspecified
 split-tunnel-network-list value SPLIT-TUNNEL-VPN
tunnel-group client type remote-access
tunnel-group client general-attributes
 address-pool (inside) IPSECVPN-POOL
 address-pool IPSECVPN-POOL
 default-group-policy EASYVPN
tunnel-group client ipsec-attributes
 pre-shared-key *
tunnel-group CLIENTVPN type ipsec-l2l
tunnel-group CLIENTVPN ipsec-attributes
 pre-shared-key *
class-map inspection_default
 match default-inspection-traffic
policy-map global_policy
 class inspection_default
  inspect icmp
service-policy global_policy global
prompt hostname context

I'm not sure where I should go next with troubleshooting

nslookup result: Default Server: blahname.blah.lan Address:

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So does ipconfig /all show the VPN'd DNS or the general DNS? Also, what does nslookup networkdevicename show? – Jason Axelson Apr 6 '11 at 18:01
ipconfig/all shows VPN DNS under the cisco int and also my local dns under LAN int and nslookup shows the correct address. Is networkdevicename a linux command? I'm testing this on win 7. – evolvd Apr 6 '11 at 18:12
@evolvd the nslookup networkdevicename was meant to be all one command. So use nslookup to try to lookup the name of one of your network devices (you didn't give any examples). – Jason Axelson Apr 6 '11 at 18:27
nslookup brings up: Default Server: blah.blah.lan Address: - so then I typed in sharename and I got this response *** sharename.blah.lan can't find sharename: Query refused – evolvd Apr 6 '11 at 18:40
Are you sure that folder is shared out? Can you access C$ on the server? – Holocryptic Apr 6 '11 at 18:43
up vote 1 down vote accepted

Try setting your VPN NIC as first priority in the network config.

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The cisco vpn client is already top on the list – evolvd Apr 6 '11 at 18:09
hmmm, sorry then. I knew the cisco clients used to have a problem with DNS that setting the binding order fixed. Can you access any share? Or other hosts via the hostname? – Holocryptic Apr 6 '11 at 18:15
There is only this one share and I can't access it via IP or hostname. Thanks for sending the link though, at least I know about it. – evolvd Apr 6 '11 at 18:18

It doesn't seem to be a VPN issue. The share is a samba share and I can see in its logs that I'm getting denied access. I'm opening another question to help with that issue.

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