[Openswan Users] WIN XP - Openswan using ppp,l2tpd not working

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Wed Mar 28 01:31:25 EDT 2007

On Sun, 25 Mar 2007, girish.pramachandran at wipro.com wrote:

>     I am new user of openswan, recently tried to default win Xp client to a openswan gateway.
> but its not working. both psk and x509 methods. Both not working.
> looking at the logs it seems ipsec is getting established but later on at ppp-l2tp stage some problem is occurring

Try using xl2tpd instead of l2tpd. See the Makefile for enabling more debugging
if the problem doesn't resolve by the switch.


> The logs are attached, please help dont have much more time to get it up and running, plz help

They show IPsec works, and don't really give any useful information about l2tpd's failure.

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