[Openswan Users] ipsec0 device

Michael Schwartzkopff misch at multinet.de
Sun Mar 18 04:25:38 EDT 2007

Jax schrieb:
> Vince John wrote:
>> Hello there~~
>> My connection comes up all the way, and works, even, but I never see an
>> ipsec* device appearing anywhere. 
>> For firewalling and routing reasons I do need one. 
>> I have tried both
>>          interfaces="ipsec0=eth0"
>> and
>>         interfaces=%defaultroute
>> but nothing. Not with ifconfig, not in /proc/net/dev. 
>> Any idea what I am overlooking/forgetting? 

in kernel 2.6 there is not ipsec interface any more. You  have to do
filtering with the policy module of iptables. See man iptables for more.


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