[Openswan Users] Tunnel going down - local or remote?

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Mon Oct 27 00:27:49 EDT 2008

On Wed, 22 Oct 2008, Anirudh Kamatgi wrote:

> For ex. I have a gateway-gateway tunnel established and turned on DPD with dpdtimeout=60.
> Now, if I manually bring down the tunnel on one gateway by issuing 'ipsec auto --down <tunnel-name>'
> followed by 'ipsec auto --delete <tunnel name>', can I figure out on the other gateway that the remote
> end is down.

ipsec auto --status will tell you. Or you can check the logs for the "Delete Notify" message.


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