[Openswan Users] Creating Win XP vpn connection

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Wed Apr 19 18:17:00 CEST 2006

On Wed, 19 Apr 2006, peters at exemplar-associates.com wrote:

> > Are you using ipsec.exe? Please switch to using lsipsectool instead.
> Yes. I followed the guide. What is lsipsectool ? I haven't seen any mention
> of it in all the stuff I've been reading.

I guess Nate should update it :) lsipsectool is available on sourceforge.net

> Done. Does it require any changes on the server end, certs etc. ?

I didnt see the server end, so i don't know if it is right.

> Still using ipsec I now get:
> IPSec Version 2.2.0 (c) 2001-2003 Marcus Mueller
> Getting running Config ...
> Microsoft's Windows XP identified
> Setting up IPSec ...
>         Deactivating old policy...
>         Removing old policy...
> Connection roadwarrior:
> Could not identify my own Interface

I guess you were right and i was wrong about the ipsec.exe tool's syntax
in ipsec.conf. It has been a while since I used it.

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