[Openswan Users]

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Tue Apr 4 17:59:13 CEST 2006

On Mon, 3 Apr 2006, Jacco de Leeuw wrote:

> James Chamberlain wrote:
> > Has anyone successfully connected a Linux client to a NAT'd OSX server
> > running vpnd? The OSX server was just updated to 10.4.5 since should resolve
> > some of the interoperability issues that I have seen others complain about.
> > Has any any tried this? Most of the entries in the list are about the
> > opposite connecting OSX clients to Linux servers.
> I've put together some info on using Linux as a client:
> http://www.jacco2.dds.nl/networking/freeswan-l2tp.html#Client
> I've mainly tested it with Windows 2003 but the same procedure
> should be valid for Mac OS X as well.

Also, openswan-2/testing now contains tests with linux as l2tp client.

> I've just tried to connect with Openswan 2.4.5rc6 to a Mac OS X Server
> (probably running 10.4.3) and I don't think it worked with NAT-T:

did you try 10.4.6 that was released yesterday? :)

I noticed OSX now supports Kerberos and Cryptocard (xauth?) in the VPN options
of Internet Connect.


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