[Openswan dev] [PATCH] Updates to the ipsec.conf man page for leftsendcert

Ken Bantoft ken at xelerance.com
Fri May 14 18:41:11 CEST 2004

On Fri, 14 May 2004, Nate Carlson wrote:

> I've updated the man page to include the leftsendcert directives. If I've
> got some details wrong, sorry - I just gleaned what I could from archive
> posts.  :)
> I've also documented leftcert, as that wasn't in the man page before.
> If someone can explain what leftsourceip is supposed to do exactly, I can
> also add docs for that.

leftsourceip=   (note, no /32)  will assign to the lo 
interface, and put the correct routes in to do virtual IP style 

ie: I have


And that lets me assign my laptop an IP from the remote local LAN.  Ensure 
your Openswan 'server' has proxy_arp enabled.  

> Also, my apologies if this is formatted incorrectly - I've never written
> man before, so just based it on the other entries. If there is something 
> wrong with the way I'm doing it, just let me know.

Looked okay to me.  Easy way to test - 'make install && man ipsec.conf' :)

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