[Openswan Users] ipsec/l2tp Windows (yes again)

Jacco de Leeuw jacco2 at dds.nl
Tue Apr 25 19:18:47 CEST 2006

Trevor Benson wrote:

> Would having a dpd action set to clear like you would for normal ipsec
> clients cause the l2tp based client to disconnect?  Like an idle client
> for a standard 120 seconds timeout with zero traffic the gateway would
> intentionally clear the connection?  Never really thought about it until
> you just reiterated how MS clients react with DPD.

No, you can use anything you want. The clients will ignore the
DPD negotation, so Openswan will not use it for those clients.

Jacco de Leeuw                         mailto:jacco2 at dds.nl
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