[Openswan Users] Using ipsec0 instead of eth0?

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Thu Aug 19 19:20:48 CEST 2004

On Thu, 19 Aug 2004, Matthew Claridge wrote:

> in that case, does it have to bind to all available interfaces, as it
> currently does, or can I make it bind to a specific interface (which
> would allow me to add an alias and use that...)? I'd rather not be
> recompiling kernels and such-like.....

Only KLIPS can be bound to certain interfaces using the
interfaces= line. You can add an alias and bind to it, for example:

        interfaces="ipsec0=eth0 ipsec1=eth0:2 ipsec2=eth0:3 ipsec3=eth0:6"


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