Subject: Re: Tunneling - how?
To: Laine Stump <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/15/2000 00:04:15
On Sat, Jul 15, 2000 at 01:56:41AM -0400, Laine Stump wrote:

 > I'm curious why you decided on this instead of tunnel mode IPSec (not that 
 > I have a different opinion, I don't have *any* opinion, because I've never 
 > looked at gif, except a quick read of the man page just now).

The topology we're using was really unsuitable for IPsec tunnel mode,
at least as it is implemented in the KAME stack -- there is no network
interface for the tunnel endpoint on the NetBSD side ... and I need one
in order to make routing work properly.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>