[Openswan Users] OpenSWAN server / VPNC client
paul at xelerance.com
Mon Jan 25 13:09:36 EST 2010
On Mon, 25 Jan 2010, Bobirnila Teodor wrote:
> The options that I have to set are:
> 1. Gateway: (IPSec gateway address - server IP);
> 2. GroupName: (IPSec ID for gateway);
> 3. Group password: (IPsec secret for group);
> 4. Username: (remote access personal username);
> 5. Password: (remote access password);
Main Mode or Aggressive Mode:
Mode Config options?:
> IPSec gateway 188.8.131.52
> IPSec ID test.vpn.com
> IPSec secret test
Add 0.0.0.0 184.108.40.206 : PSK "test" to the ipsec.secrets file
> Xauth username tester
> Xauth password tester
Add tester : XAUTH "tester" to the ipsec.secrets file.
> On Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 7:54 PM, Paul Wouters <paul at xelerance.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Jan 2010, Bobirnila Teodor wrote:
> I've tried to configure OpenSWAN deployed on Ubuntu 9.10 as a VPN server that
> accepts connections from a
> VPNC (IPsec-based) client (also running on Linux). The Client (vpnc) can only be
> configured through the
> Network Manager. (it is meant to work for unexperienced users, like Windows
> users, that are familiar with
> network connection wizards). My questions is, after trying all sorts of
> configurations for ipsec.conf and
> ipsec.secrets if that is possible. If it is, can you please provide me a basic
> configuration for this
> network setup (.conf and .secrets)?
> I have to mention that I can ONLY use vpnc as Client.
> I have no idea about vpnc. I thought it was a "cisco client"? It might be doing
> some weird things.
> If you tell me the options you've set in that client, I can tell you what options
> to set in openswan.
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