[Openswan Users] L2TP IPSEC and Windows XP

Jacco de Leeuw jacco2 at dds.nl
Thu Feb 28 09:48:44 EST 2008

André Mendes wrote:

> I discovered the problem. Ipsec.secrets had a problem when try to load
> certify. Another think that I found was that you need to put the leftnexthop
> in ipsec.conf. If you don't put this parameter, the gateway couldn't find
> your host.

Is the server behind NAT, perhaps?

> One more question. Do you know IF I can logon in Active Directory, instead
> of use the ppp file?

This is actually a pppd question. There is a Winbind plug-in for pppd,
or you could use RADIUS to authenticate against the Active Directory /
Windows Server:
There are of course are advantages in using Linux instead for
authentication :-).

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