[Openswan Users] L2TP problem... I think

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Fri Feb 29 05:48:59 EST 2008

On Thu, 28 Feb 2008, Andrew Tolboe wrote:

> Here are the logs from the server for l2tpd

xl2tpd fixes many issues from l2tpd. I suggest you try that first to
see if that fixes your problem.

> Feb 27 22:22:00 firewall pppd[22773]: rcvd [LCP TermReq id=0x8

Is TermReq a request to terminate the connection? If so, then your windows
machine is hanging up on your server.

> Feb 27 22:22:14 firewall pluto[22666]: "l2tp-X.509"[2] #1:
> received and ignored informational message
> Feb 27 22:22:14 firewall pluto[22666]: "l2tp-X.509"[2] #1:
> received Delete SA payload: deleting ISAKMP State #1

I think your windows machine is terminating the connection here. An idle

Building and integrating Virtual Private Networks with Openswan:

More information about the Users mailing list