[Openswan Users] Two lefsubnets

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Sat Dec 16 05:37:48 EST 2006

On Fri, 15 Dec 2006, Jonathan Coles wrote:

> I have the same question and found your answer in my email archive of this
> list.
> Perhaps I have misunderstood something. This doesn't work for me. When I bring
> up the second tunnel, the first one stops working. When I bring down the
> second tunnel the first one resumes operation.
> Can you provide more detail? What sequence of ipsec auto commands can add and
> bring up both tunnels and have both tunnels work at the same time?
> I used:
> ipsec auto --add first
> ipsec auto --add second
> ipsec auto --up first
> ipsec auto --up second

If those connections are different, eg they are not completely identical, but have
a different subnet setting somewhere, that will work. Provided the other end is
not buggy (eg Draytek Vigor and perhaps others).

Building and integrating Virtual Private Networks with Openswan:

More information about the Users mailing list