Subject: Re: Tunneling - how?
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/14/2000 09:41:22
On Fri, Jul 14, 2000 at 06:03:19PM +0300, Jukka Marin wrote:

 > Yes, it sounds promising.  However, man ipsec doesn't tell me how to set
 > the things up.  Is there some tutorial that I could read or..?
 > /usr/share/examples doesn't seem to have anything for ipsec.
 > (BTW, I got gif going pretty fast, I could use it, but it does no encrypting,
 > so ipsec sounds like a better alternative.)

Well, technically, you can do an encrypted tunnel with gif + IPsec transport
mode, as well (and, in fact, I'm in the process of setting up a potentially
very large VPN this way).

Read the manual page for setkey(8).

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>