IPSEC, am I missing something?

Jim Stapleton stapleton.41 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 27 22:24:30 UTC 2006

OK, thanks.

Right now there are no "problems", I just am looking to figure out how
to connect to my works VPN from home. Right now I'm looking at the
actual VPN part, but after that I have to check how to do remote
desktop/terminal services for the windows server I have to work on.

Thank you,
-Jim Stapleton

On 8/27/06, Erik Nørgaard <norgaard at locolomo.org> wrote:
> Jim Stapleton wrote:
> > What I found and added:
> > #ipsec: Required for VPN
> > options        IPSEC        #IP security
> > options        IPSEC_ESP    #IP security (crypto; define w/ IPSEC)
> > #ipsec optimsations
> > options        FAST_IPSEC   # new IPsec (cannot define w/ IPSEC)
> > options        IPSEC_FILTERGIF  #filter ipsec packets from a tunnel
> >
> > before adding these, I just had the default 6.1 generic kernel file
> > with a few things commented and a couple uncommented.
> Just start with the first two options, then add the others if needed.
> But before you start, check if this actually solves the problem. There
> is a well known problem with IPSec across NAT-firewalls: Authenticated
> Headers don't work.
> Not all kernel options are in the GENERIC file, look for the NOTES file,
> platform specific NOTES are where you find the GENERIC for your
> platform, but there is also a general NOTES.
> Cheers, Erik
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