[Openswan Users] Vista plain IPsec client

Marek Greško gresko at thr.sk
Wed Sep 3 10:15:08 EDT 2008

Dňa St 3. September 2008 ste napísali:
> Marek Gre¹ko wrote:
> > is there a way to setup Windows Vista as a plain IPsec client over
> NAT? I read
> > somewhere that for some reason it is not possible to run plain IPsec
> over
> > NAT.
> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/944335/en-us
> I have opened a ticket to the microsoft PSS for this
> bug.
> I will keep the list informed.

Why l2tp does not meet this limitation? Is it because it uses transport mode 
instead of tunnel mode?

What are the drawbacks of switching to l2tp except the time to setup the 
xl2tpd server? (I use openswan-2.4.) Will I lose support for multiple clients 
behind same NAT or anything else?



Marek Greško

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