[Openswan Users] /etc/init.d/ipsec status : How to know if tunnels created are bidirectional!
m.muenz at spam-fetish.org
Tue Jan 31 02:38:13 EST 2012
Am 31.01.2012 07:45, schrieb satpal parmar:
> Hi All!
> I am facing a small problem. I have ipsec running on two Linux boxes.
> Now I want to connect them through ipsec tunnels. I build a small
> script for this as you have to type them every time for a connection
> service ipsec stop
> service ipsec start
> ipsec auto --add test
> ipsec auto --up test
Why don't you use auto=start?
> Now I want to know if there is guarantee these two tunnel
> bidirectional. Is it possible to have two unidirectional tunnel btn
> two two boxes? What is the correct I interpretation this message from
With KLIPS you could do a ipsec eroute, grep the tunnel und check the state.
> Any suggestion on this automation of connection is welcomed
If there's no reason against keeping the tunnel always up, I would
invest the time fixing this problem.
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