[Openswan Users] Can OpenSWAN replace OpenVPN?

Sandra Schlichting littlesandra88 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 20 07:32:44 EDT 2012

Dear Geert

> I think we pretty much have the same rerequirements and reasons to look into
> ipsec...
> I also had a openvpn and currently have an ipsec vpn for my phone.
> What you need is an l2tp tunnel over ipsec.
> You first create a secure connection over ipsec, after that you build a
> tunnel over this secure connection.
> There are loads of howto's on the net.
> The l2tp can be configured to advertise ip adresses to clients.
> A good website to find information is th following:
> http://www.jacco2.dds.nl/networking/openswan-l2tp.html

Very useful information! Thanks.

Can I get a copy of your config files as a starting point? =)


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