[Openswan Users]

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Wed Jul 13 18:05:16 CEST 2005

On Wed, 13 Jul 2005, foren titze wrote:

> I would like to use the ipsec.o module from openswan-2.3.1 to use the ipsec0
> interface for iptables (masquerade).

Make sure af_key esp4 ah4 and ipcomp4 are not loaded. then load ipsec

> but this module breaks the l2tpd daemon to get the packets aout of the tunnel.

I dont understand how the 'module' breaks that.

> It is only one module loaded: ipsec.o, the ppp modules are not loaded by the
> l2tpd.

loading of ppp modules should happen automatically by l2tpd or pppd.

> My question is: do I have to load the ppp and the other ipsec modules from the
> kernel manualy? except teh pf_key modul?

You shouldn't. There is no "pf_key" module. I assume you mean "af_key" which must
not be loaded when using the "ipsec" module.


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