[Openswan Users] ipsec connection will be lost

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Thu Oct 16 13:48:28 EDT 2008

On Thu, 16 Oct 2008, Indunil Jayasooriya wrote:

> >> I have setup ipsec with openswan in CentOS 5. It works. But,
> >> connectivity of some tunnels will be lost? at that time, If we ping
> >> other tunnels, It  work. Why  happens to some tunnels only?
> >
> > That's a specific problem you have. We would need more information to
> > determin what is going on.
> Which info you need to determine ?

Run for a while, and once you hit problems, run "ipsec barf" and get me that
information. Do not forget to put an explanation at the top of the problem.
I get too many emails to keep track who is trying to resolve what problem.

> > You have a configuration for 1 tunnel. How do you have "16 tunnels"?
> in ipsec.conf file , there are configurations for 16 tunnels. But, I
> gave only 1 tunnel; I thought giving info of 1 tunnle is enough. If
> you need,  i will give ipsec.conf file with all configurations for 16
> tunnels. Pls let me know.

No that's fine. The barf output will contain that information.


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