[Openswan Users] Re: [Openswan dev] Odd connectivity issue

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Sun Apr 24 16:33:41 CEST 2005

On Thu, 21 Apr 2005, Kevan Benson wrote:

> other machines on both networks.  A tcpdump of the real interface and the
> ipsec interface on both sides shows information passing throguh the real
> interface to the ipsec interface from the originating side, but no traffic is
> winessed on the other end.  This seems to happen more frequently with hosts
> that are left on over night, and are connected and possibly passing traffic
> when the spotty DSL connection goes down.

> The machines are both Via CV860A's running Mandrake 10.1 with a custom
> compiled 2.4.29 kernel.  Openswan is compiled from source and is version
> 2.3.0 with the natt patch.

2.3.0 had some rekey issues, please try 2.3.1.


As time passes hardware approaches the effectiveness of a rock and
the reliability of a crack addict.
                                      --- Naubert's law

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