[Openswan Users] OpenSwan Issue

Willie Gillespie wgillespie+openswan at es2eng.com
Thu May 31 17:21:57 EDT 2012

See inline below.

On 05/31/2012 11:31 AM, Luis Nagaki wrote:
> VPN Client behind a Dlink soho Home
> Quote:
> conn poller2
> left=
> leftid=@server2
> leftrsasigkey=0sAQOdr36..| (Removed to make it smaller)
> leftnexthop=%defaultroute
> rightid=@server1
> rightrsasigkey=0sAQPUN/..| (Removed to make it smaller)
> rightnexthop=%defaultroute
> auto=add

This looks fine.  left is itself, right is the public IP of the server.

> VPN Server directly connected to internet
> Quote:
> conn central
> left=PUBLIC IP of VPN Server
> leftid=@server1
> leftrsasigkey=0sAQPBY4LedS..| (Removed to make it smaller)
> leftnexthop=%defaultroute
> right=
> rightid=@server2
> rightrsasigkey=0sAQOdr366h..| (Removed to make it smaller)
> rightnexthop=External IP Of SOHO Device? or should i leave %defaultroute
> auto=add

This is what is probably causing you trouble.
left is itself, which is fine.
right should be the external IP of the client (SOHO device), since that 
is what the VPN server "sees" trying to connect to it.

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