Running Cisco Systems VPN Client with FreeBSD

Matthias Apitz m.apitz at
Mon Oct 23 09:07:06 UTC 2006

El día Monday, October 23, 2006 a las 09:58:36AM +0100, Alexandre Vieira escribió:

> Hello list,
> We have a couple of clients which use Cisco VPN's for network access and I'm
> responsible to configure a common gate to establish the VPN to the client
> network.
> I have a Linux box which runs Cisco Systems VPN Client with no problems but
> I would like to give freebsd a go.
> My main concern is that this client, in linux, includes a kernel loadable
> module named cisco_ipsec. I haven't made any deep deep research on this but
> would like to know if there is anyone that works with this software with
> FreeBSD.
> Thanks in advance for your time.


from the ports /usr/ports/security/vpnc worked for me out of the box;


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