Confused about AllowedIPs meaning?

Lonnie Abelbeck lists at
Tue Jul 28 18:30:13 CEST 2020

> On Jul 26, 2020, at 5:57 AM, Gunnar Niels <gunnar.s.niels at> wrote:
> The simplicity of the wireguard config is one of the best features about it,
> but the only thing I'm unclear about here is: exactly what is the "AllowedIPs"
> field configuring? I'm not sure how to configure these fields for my use-case.

Possibly this link will help you:

Cryptokey Routing

"At the heart of WireGuard is a concept called Cryptokey Routing,
which works by associating public keys with a list of tunnel IP addresses that are allowed inside the tunnel.

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