[Mageia-discuss] Is there any VPN server package for Mageia?

Maarten Vanraes alien at rmail.be
Wed Oct 5 08:25:48 CEST 2011

Op woensdag 05 oktober 2011 04:24:57 schreef Kira:
> 在 Wed, 05 Oct 2011 10:20:56 +0800, Frank Griffin <ftg at roadrunner.com>寫道:
> > Installing ipsec-tools will get you software that acts as both client
> > and server.  It uses support in the 2.6 kernels to establish a VPN
> > without creating a virtual network interface.  You use /etc/ipsec.conf
> > to describe the subnets for the local and remote sides of the VPN, as
> > well as the remote side's external IP address.  The kernel establishes
> > the TCP session to the VPN, and silently redirects any traffic aimed at
> > the remote VPN from the active network interface, e.g. eth0, wlan0, to
> > the VPN session.
> > 
> > The package also includes racoon, which does IPSec key management.
> > 
> > If you need them, I can give you some sample conf files.  Mail me
> > privately.
> As a subject, do you have proper support of ipSec in Drakconnect?
> I had seen request about PPTP in the old time but not implemented,
> do we have any project to implement these two into drakconnect or
> let people willing to use these 2 use NetworkManager?

afaik ipsec and openvpn are implemented in the net_applet

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