Subject: Re: tap(4) + bridge(4) + OpenVPN advice sought
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-net
Date: 07/11/2005 05:44:16
In article <>,
Sean Davis  <> wrote:
>I've got a server hosted in the datacenter at which I work, and I would like
>to bridge it (over an encrypted vpn, of course), into my home LAN. At the
>moment, my main thought is to use OpenVPN, bridge(4) and tap(4), but I've
>never done this before, so I'm looking for suggestions. The server at home
>that will be running the home side of the bridge is running NetBSD 3.99.7,
>and the server at work is running Debian 3.1.
>If anyone has done this before and wants to offer some pointers, I would
>greatly appreciate it.

I just use ipsec with racoon.