[Openswan Users] Resolve hostnames to Windows DNS

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Thu Nov 26 11:36:18 EST 2009

On Thu, 26 Nov 2009, Scott Selvia wrote:

> I am trying to get host names resolved with a Windows DNS server from my
> linux openswan client.  I can ping ip addresses but when I type in
> myhost.mycompany or just myhost on the right side of the tunnel
> connection the host won't resolve.  What openswan ipsec config parameter
> do I need to set?

Openswan does not touch /etc/resolv.conf. You will have to do that yourself,
or build it into a custom version of your _updown.XXX script.


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